"Shigella" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
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A genus of gram-negative, facultatively anaerobic, rod-shaped bacteria that ferments sugar without gas production. Its organisms are intestinal pathogens of man and other primates and cause bacillary dysentery (DYSENTERY, BACILLARY).
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Shigella" by people in Profiles.
Pathogens Associated With Linear Growth Faltering in Children With Diarrhea and Impact of Antibiotic Treatment: The Global Enteric Multicenter Study. J Infect Dis. 2021 12 20; 224(12 Suppl 2):S848-S855.
Imaging Inflammation and Infection in the Gastrointestinal Tract. Int J Mol Sci. 2019 Dec 30; 21(1).