Shigellosis

Saginaw County is seeing an increase in Shigella, a bacteria that causes gastrointestinal illness which includes mild to severe diarrhea. 

Since May 1st the Saginaw County Department of Public Health (SCDPH) has investigated 43 confirmed cases of Shigellosis prompting the call for good hygiene. 


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