Shigella - Shigellosis

Shigella is a bacteria that can cause severe stomach upset. The shigella bug is passed on through infected faeces (poo). This can happen through contaminated food or sexual activity.

shigellosis 2004-2016

Shigellosis in Ireland, 2016

83 The number of shigella notifications in 2016
1.7 The national notification rate per 100,000 population in 2016

Last updated: 12 September 2018