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Vibrio infection -- Vibrio parahaemolyticus

Vibrio infection -- Vibrio parahaemolyticus: Introduction

Vibrio infection -- Vibrio parahaemolyticus: An infectious disease caused by a bacteria called Vibrio parahaemolyticus. The nature and severity of symptoms can vary considerably depending on the type of infection caused - gastroenteritis, wound infection or septicemia. Gastroenteritis is the most common disease associated with this bacteria and septicemia is relatively rare. Infection usually occurs through consumption of contaminated seafood or exposure of a wound to contaminated water. The elderly and very young tend to suffer more severe symptoms. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Vibrio infection -- Vibrio parahaemolyticus is available below.

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Treatments for Vibrio infection -- Vibrio parahaemolyticus

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Vibrio infection -- Vibrio parahaemolyticus: Complications

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Causes of Vibrio infection -- Vibrio parahaemolyticus

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Misdiagnosis and Vibrio infection -- Vibrio parahaemolyticus

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Prognosis for Vibrio infection -- Vibrio parahaemolyticus

Prognosis for Vibrio infection -- Vibrio parahaemolyticus: Gastroenteritis is usually self-limiting unless patient has other underlying illnesses. Wound infections and septicemia need treatment or death can result.

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  1. Vibrio infection -- Vibrio parahaemolyticus: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Complications
  8. Prognosis
 

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