A treatise on the symptoms and cure of cholera

by Thomas Molison

Publisher: M"Lachlan & Stewart in Edinburgh

Written in English
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Statementby Thomas Molison
ContributionsRoyal College of Surgeons of England
The Physical Object
Pagination18 p. ;
Number of Pages18
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Open LibraryOL26267351M

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Cholera is a highly contagious gastrointestinal infection caused by the bacterium Vibrio cholera that is characterized by dehydrating watery diarrhea. Cholera signs and symptoms may be asymptomatic or mild, but about 20% of infected people develop severe, uncontrollable watery diarrhea that is nearly clear and does not stop. Nausea and vomiting occur but with only a little abdominal pain and.   Cholera-(Vibrio cholerae infection) Most persons infected with the cholera bacterium have mild diarrhea or no symptoms at all. Only a small proportion, about %, of persons infected with Vibrio cholerae O1 may have illness requiring treatment a. Cholera is an infection of the small intestine by some strains of the bacterium Vibrio cholerae. Symptoms may range from none, to mild, to severe. The classic symptom is large amounts of watery diarrhea that lasts a few days. Vomiting and muscle cramps may also occur. Diarrhea can be so severe that it leads within hours to severe dehydration and electrolyte : Vibrio cholerae spread by fecal-oral route.

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Cholera Treatments. Rehydration therapy, meaning prompt restoration of lost fluids and salts through rehydration therapy is the primary goal of treatment. Antibiotic treatment, which reduces fluid requirements and duration of illness, is indicated for severe cases of cholera.

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Hydration is the mainstay of treatment for cholera. Depending on how severe the diarrhea is, treatment will consist of oral or intravenous solutions to replace lost fluids. Antibiotics, which kill. Full text of "The chicken cholera preventive and exterminator, a treatise giving the cause, symptoms, prevention, and extermination of chicken cholera;" See other formats SF H65 Copy 1 TH CHICKEN CHOLERA Preventive and Exterminator A TREATISE GIVING The Cause, Symptoms, Prevention, AND EXTERMINATION OF CHICKEN CHOLERA By A.

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Medical text, intended for physician use, providing information on cholera's spread, symptoms, and best practices for treatment as it was understood in the late 19th century. Safety in Cholera Times: Homoeopathic Treatment Full Directions for the Cure and Prevention of the Disease.

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Also: a treatise on the dieases of women and children. hydration is the main treatment for cholera. depending on how severe your diarrhea is, treatment will consist of oral or intravenous solutions to replace lost fluids. The history of cholera treatment is a masterclass on turning failure into success.

the McElroys explain in the book. So, they gave soldiers—who at the time were regularly falling ill from Author: Katherine Ellen Foley. A short practical treatise on the nature, causes, and treatment of cholera ; as a supplement to The history of cholera in India from to Creator/Contributor: Bellew, H.

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Cullen of Edinburgh” as Want to Read. Cholera is a bacterial disease that causes diarrhea and severe dehydration. It is easy to treat but yet is responsible for more thandeaths a year. People usually contract the Author: Sy Kraft. Snow expanded his reports on his cholera research in a book entitled On the Mode of Communication of Cholera published in London the same year.

That book contained more statistical data confirming his theories. Over the next five years Snow continued his research, publishing a second edition of the book in This was so greatly revised and expanded that it was essentially a new work.5/5(3).

• Cholera is not ordinary diarrhea and can be very severe. • Death can come very quickly. • Early medical care saves lives. • Oral rehydration solution is key to cholera treatment.

• Adding chlorine to drinking water and cooking water can prevent cholera. Cholera is living testimony to the consequences of poor sanitation. Cholera is a serious bacterial disease that usually causes severe diarrhea and dehydration.

The disease is typically spread through contaminated water. Cholera Symptoms and Complications V. cholerae incubates between 2 hours and 5 days before causing symptoms, according to the WHO. Most of the time, symptoms appear within 2. Cholera is an acute, diarrhoeal illness caused by the bacterium Vibrio cholerae The infection is often mild or without symptoms, but sometimes it can be severe Washing hands with soap and water is the basis of health Cholera: transmission, symptoms and treatment Mode of transmission Symptoms Treatment A person may get cholera by drinking water File Size: 2MB.

Because the greatest concern for cholera is the risk of dehydration, rehydration therapy is typically the first line of defense for people with symptoms.

These therapies can often be done at home, though in severe cases, rehydration might need to take place with the assistance of a medical team. Cholera Symptoms. The characteristic symptoms of severe cholera are huge volumes of explosive watery diarrhea that sometimes is called "rice water stools" (because it resembles water that has been used to wash rice), vomiting, and leg cramps.

The rapid loss of fluids—as much as 20 liters per day—can quickly lead to severe dehydration. Cholera is a disease caused by bacteria that produce a watery diarrhea that can rapidly lead to dehydration.; Cholera symptoms and signs include a rapid onset of copious, smelly diarrhea that resembles rice water and may lead to signs of dehydration (for example, vomiting, wrinkled skin, low blood pressure, dry mouth, rapid heart rate).; Cholera is most frequently transmitted by water sources.

Cholera came to Florence in during the Asiatic Cholera Pandemic of Pacini became very interested in the disease. Immediately following the death of cholera patients, he performed an autopsy and with his microscope, conducted histological examinations of the intestinal mucosa.

Introduction. Cholera is an infectious diarrhoeal disease caused by Vibrio earliest western record of cholera dates back to at least 16 th century, when cases were observed in India, but global pandemics of “asiatic cholera” were first documented in Cholera can be endemic or epidemic, and is a disease with pandemic potential, with pandemics occurring as a result of Cited by: 6.Cholera is an infection caused by the bacterium Vibrio cholerae.

Main symptoms are painless watery diarrhea and vomiting, which lead to isotonic dehydration if untreated. Cholera (Choleras): Read more about Symptoms, Diagnosis, Treatment, Complications, Causes and Prognosis.Cholera signs and symptoms acute diarrhea "rice-water" like stools vomiting 3 to 5 gallons of fluid lost per day severe dehydration and Diagnosis and treatment of cholera.

diagnosed by stool specimen culture oral rehydration salts to restore fluid and electrolyte balance.