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2011

The Facts About EHEC

Abgelegt in food

E.Coli is a bacteria found in warm-blooded mammals. EHEC is the enterohaemmorrhagic strain that causes food-borne disease. EHEC is transmitted through fecal contamination and grows at temperatures between 44.6-122?. EHEC E coli symptoms include abdominal cramping and diarrhea. Occasionally, diarrhea may escalate to a bloody diarrhea, called hemorrhagic colitis. EHEC bacteria may also cause fever and vomiting. (more…)