It is a vast terminology which is used for the different intestinal infections including infectious colitis, enteritis, gastroenteritis and infectious diarrhea. This group of disease may infect stomach, intestine and colon especially. The infection may cause a variety of bacteria like salmonella, Helicobacter, amoebae or some protozoa. The infections are diagnosed by the appearance of following symptoms
- Abdominal pain
- Weight loss
For treatment purposes, potent antibiotics are recommended.