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Enteropathogenic E. Coli infection

Enteropathogenic E. Coli infection: Introduction

Enteropathogenic E. Coli infection: A bacterial infection that results from ingesting contaminated food or water and results in watery and sometimes bloody diarrhea. It most often causes diarrhea in infants in developing countries. Contaminated drinking water and meat products are the main source of infection. Enteropathogenic refers to the way that the bacteria use specific proteins to adhere to the intestinal lining. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Enteropathogenic E. Coli infection is available below.

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Causes of Enteropathogenic E. Coli infection

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Misdiagnosis and Enteropathogenic E. Coli infection

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