Dysentery; Causes, Symptoms, Treatment, & Prognosis

3) Other causes of bloody diarrhea

Some types of bacteria like Campylobacter jejuni, enteroinvasive E. coli, enterohaemorrhagic E. Coli, and non-typhoid salmonella may also cause bloody diarrhea. Bloody diarrhea can also be caused by causes other than infections, such as anatomic disorders, hematological problems, immunological causes, ulcerative colitis, etc. Therefore, it is important to diagnose the underlying cause of bloody diarrhea accurately before starting treatment.