About Cholera Infection Causes Symptoms Treatment & Help
In this app we have compiled complete information of causes symptoms treatment of cholera, which is a disease caused by bacteria that produce a watery diarrhea that can rapidly lead to dehydration.
symptoms and signs of cholera include a rapid onset of copious, smelly diarrhea that resembles rice water and may lead to signs of dehydration like:-
* Wrinkled skin
* Low blood pressure
* Dry mouth
* Rapid heart rate
* Muscle cramps
* Rectal pain
Although cholera is most frequently transmitted by water sources contaminated with bacterium Vibrio cholerae, but other contaminated foods, especially raw shellfish, may also transmit the cholera-causing bacteria in the body.
The basic treatment for cholera is fluid and electrolyte replacement via oral and IV routes. Antibiotics are usually used in severe infections in which dehydration has occurred.
This app also contains information on home remedies for cholera that may help the patient overcome the situation but one need to be very careful before taking home remedies and always use them under proper guidance and supervision so a to avoid any harm.
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