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¿Qué es y cómo se transmite el Cólera?

¿Qué es el cólera?
El cólera es una enfermedad diarreica causada por la infección del intestino por la bacteria Vibrio cholerae. La enfermedad afecta tanto a niños como a adultos.

En la mayoría de los casos la infección causa sólo diarrea leve o es asintomática. En un 5%-10% de los casos, sin embargo, los pacientes desarrollan una diarrea acuosa y vómitos muy importantes entre las 6 horas y 5 días después de la exposición a la bacteria. En estos casos, la pérdida de grandes cantidades de líquidos puede provocar rápidamente una deshidratación grave. A falta de un tratamiento adecuado, la muerte puede sobrevenir en cuestión de horas.

¿Cómo se transmite el cólera?
Una persona puede contraer la infección ingiriendo agua o alimentos contaminados por la bacteria. Fuentes habituales de infecciones transmitidas por los alimentos son el pescado y el marisco crudos o insuficientemente cocinados, las frutas y verduras crudas, y otros productos contaminados durante la preparación o el almacenamiento.

Las bacterias presentes en las heces de una persona infectada son la fuente principal de contaminación. La bacteria se encuentra también en ríos salobres y aguas costeras. La enfermedad, por consiguiente, puede propagarse con rapidez en las zonas donde no se tratan adecuadamente las aguas residuales y las fuentes de agua de bebida.

Fuente: Fuente: Organización Mundial de la Salud

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