Vibrio parahaemolyticus: Introduction
Vibrio parahaemolyticus (and other marine Vibrio spp.**) This bacterium is frequently isolated from the estuarine and marine environment of the United States. Both pathogenic and ... more about Vibrio parahaemolyticus.
Vibrio parahaemolyticus: Bacteria commonly infecting oysters and seafood.
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Symptoms of Vibrio parahaemolyticus
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Causes of Vibrio parahaemolyticus
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Misdiagnosis and Vibrio parahaemolyticus
Chronic digestive conditions often misdiagnosed: When diagnosing chronic symptoms
of the digestive tract, there are a variety of conditions that may be misdiagnosed.
The best known, irritable bowel syndrome,...read more »
Intestinal bacteria disorder may be hidden cause: One of the lesser known causes of diarrhea
is an imbalance of bacterial in the gut, sometimes called intestinal imbalance.
The digestive system...read more »
Antibiotics often causes diarrhea: The use of antibiotics are very likely
to cause some level of diarrhea in patients.
The reason is that antibiotics kill off not only "bad" bacteria,
but can also kill the "good"...read more »
Food poisoning may actually be an infectious disease: Many people who come down
with "stomach symptoms" like diarrhea assume that it's "something I ate" (i.e. food poisoning).
In fact, it's more likely to be an infectious...read more »
Mesenteric adenitis misdiagnosed as appendicitis in children: Because appendicitis is one of the
more feared conditions for a child with abdominal pain, it can be over-diagnosed
(it can, of course, also fail to be diagnosed...read more »
Celiac disease often fails to be diagnosed cause of chronic digestive symptoms: One of the most common chronic digestive
conditions is celiac disease, a malabsorption disorder with a variety of symptoms (see symptoms of...read more »
Chronic digestive diseases hard to diagnose: There is an inherent
difficulty in diagnosing the various types of chronic digestive diseases.
Some of the better known...read more »
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Prognosis for Vibrio parahaemolyticus
Prognosis for Vibrio parahaemolyticus:
Most persons recover after 3 days
and suffer no long-term consequences. Bloodstream infections
and death are uncommon and usually occur in persons with underlying
medical conditions. (Source: excerpt from Vibrio parahaemolyticus: DBMD)
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FDA Bad Bug Book (Excerpt)
Vibrio parahaemolyticus (and other marine Vibrio spp.**) This bacterium is frequently isolated from the estuarine and marine environment of the United States. Both pathogenic and non-pathogenic forms of the organism can be isolated from marine and estuarine environments and from fish and shellfish dwelling in these environments.
V. parahaemolyticus-associated gastroenteritis is the name of the infection caused by this organism.
(Source: FDA Bad Bug Book)
Vibrio parahaemolyticus (General): DBMD (Excerpt)
Vibrio parahaemolyticus is a bacterium
in the same family as those that cause cholera. It lives in
brackish saltwater and causes gastrointestinal illness in humans.
V. parahaemolyticus naturally inhabits coastal waters
in the United States and Canada and is present in higher concentrations
during summer; it is a halophilic, or salt-requiring organism. (Source: excerpt from Vibrio parahaemolyticus (General): DBMD)
Definitions of Vibrio parahaemolyticus:
A species of bacteria found in the marine environment, sea foods, and the feces of patients with acute enteritis.
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