Foodborne Illnesses: Shigellosis Infection

Shigellosis is a type of food poisoning that is caused by an infection with the bacterium Shigella. It affects thousands of people each year, but children between ages two and four are the most common victims. Shigellosis is easily transmitted from one person to another. It takes ingestion of only less than 100 bacteria to …

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