Pathogenic Escherichia coli Fact sheet, August 15, 2015

(2015) Pathogenic Escherichia coli Fact sheet, August 15, 2015. Public Health, Department of

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Abstract

Pathogenic E. coli are a type of bacteria that can cause bloody diarrhea. It is usually seen in the summer. The term “O157:H7” means a certain type of E. coli. Most types of E. coli are harmless and live in the gut but some E. coli including O157:H7 can cause you to be sick.

Item Type: Departmental Report
Keywords: Enteroviruses, fact sheet, public health
Subjects: Health and medicine
Health and medicine > Diseases
Health and medicine > Public health
ID Code: 31637
Deposited By: Margaret Barr
Deposited On: 31 Mar 2020 18:10
Last Modified: 31 Mar 2020 18:10
URI: http://publications.iowa.gov/id/eprint/31637