NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews A Shigellosis outbreak was declared November 26, 2021 in Bulawayo City, the second largest city in Zimbabwe. The outbreak is mostly centered around Tshabalala suburb....

The Zambian government says 17 cases have been confirmed following the recent outbreak of dysentery at a girls-only technical school in the Lusaka Metropolitan Province. Although 84 suspected cases...

Shigellosis is an acute bacterial disease of the intestines caused by several species of the bacterium, Shigella. It is typified by loose stools, frequently containing blood and mucus (dysentery), accompanied...

Health officials are reporting an increase in the number of dysentery cases in the Jerusalem and Ashkelon areas, according to Israeli media late last week. The Israel Health Ministry says 300 cases...