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What is Vibrio infection -- Vibrio parahaemolyticus?

What is Vibrio infection -- Vibrio parahaemolyticus?

  • 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.

Vibrio infection -- Vibrio parahaemolyticus: Introduction

Types of Vibrio infection -- Vibrio parahaemolyticus:

Broader types of Vibrio infection -- Vibrio parahaemolyticus:

How serious is Vibrio infection -- Vibrio parahaemolyticus?

Prognosis of 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.
Complications of Vibrio infection -- Vibrio parahaemolyticus: see complications of Vibrio infection -- Vibrio parahaemolyticus

What causes Vibrio infection -- Vibrio parahaemolyticus?

Causes of Vibrio infection -- Vibrio parahaemolyticus: see causes of Vibrio infection -- Vibrio parahaemolyticus

What are the symptoms of Vibrio infection -- Vibrio parahaemolyticus?

Symptoms of Vibrio infection -- Vibrio parahaemolyticus: see symptoms of Vibrio infection -- Vibrio parahaemolyticus

Complications of Vibrio infection -- Vibrio parahaemolyticus: see complications of Vibrio infection -- Vibrio parahaemolyticus

Can anyone else get Vibrio infection -- Vibrio parahaemolyticus?

More information: see contagiousness of Vibrio infection -- Vibrio parahaemolyticus
Inheritance: see inheritance of Vibrio infection -- Vibrio parahaemolyticus

Vibrio infection -- Vibrio parahaemolyticus: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Vibrio infection -- Vibrio parahaemolyticus.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Vibrio infection -- Vibrio parahaemolyticus.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Vibrio infection -- Vibrio parahaemolyticus: Infectious Disease Specialist ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Vibrio infection -- Vibrio parahaemolyticus.
Treatments for Vibrio infection -- Vibrio parahaemolyticus: see treatments for Vibrio infection -- Vibrio parahaemolyticus

Name and Aliases of Vibrio infection -- Vibrio parahaemolyticus

Main name of condition: Vibrio infection -- Vibrio parahaemolyticus

Other names or spellings for Vibrio infection -- Vibrio parahaemolyticus:

Vibrio parahaemolyticus infection, V. parahaemolyticus infection, Vibrio infection [V. parahaemolyticus]

 

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