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 in Ireland, 2022
|157||The number of shigella notifications in 2022|
|3.0||The national notification rate per 100,000 population in 2022|
Last updated: 17 July 2023