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Salmonella

genus of gram-negative enterobacteriaceae that are responsible for several infections in humans (gastroenteritis and typhoid). If invasive they can cause enteric fevers (e.g. Typhoid, caused by salmonella typhi), food poisoning (usually salmonella typhimurium or Salmonella enteridis, the latter notorious for contamination of poultry) and occasionally septicaemia in nonintestinal tissues.


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Help with unknown

Hi, I would just like some feedback for my unknown bacteria. I think I have narrowed it down to Salmonella Enteritidis but my books do not have a lot of information on it. Can anyone tell me what they think? Here is the list of possibilities: Neisseria lactamica Pseudomonas ...

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by kayleighat
Sun Oct 20, 2013 2:43 am
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Help with unknown
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Salmonella and e. Coli

If you have diarrhea, nausea, or stomach cramps, food poisoning may be the cause. Here you’ll find information on types of food poisoning, from salmonella to E. coli, as well as symptoms of and treatments for food poisoning.

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by hydr
Mon May 27, 2013 2:20 pm
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Salmonella and e. Coli
Replies: 12
Views: 13664

Re:

... going to hurt you. Generally the virulence of the bacteria that has been in you is pretty low compare to say someone else's poop bacteria. But salmonella and the other GI germs are a different story

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by david23
Fri Mar 15, 2013 11:42 pm
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Salmonella and e. Coli
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Views: 13664

Re: Salmonella and e. Coli

I have a new obsession that is really hard to get over right now. I am currently afraid to use the bathroom in my house unless it is bleached before I use it and even after bleaching I feel dirty because I used it. I will not touch my waistband after using the bathroom or take off my pants to change...

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by Babyfikra
Thu Jan 31, 2013 5:55 am
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Salmonella and e. Coli
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Please Help Identify My Unkown Bacteria!!

I think it's either Pectobacterium wasabiae or Citrobacter freundii. Possibly Salmonella but not others you listed. Check the manual again. Also, minimal positive is positive not negative. I suggest you check their characteristics and decide on the test that would ...

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by Cat
Sun Sep 09, 2012 9:01 pm
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Please Help Identify My Unkown Bacteria!!
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