campylobacter

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campylobacter

(ˌkæmpɪləʊˈbæktə)
n
(Microbiology) a rod-shaped bacterium that causes infections in cattle and man. Unpasteurized milk infected with campylobacter is a common cause of gastroenteritis
[from Greek kampulos bent + bacter(ium)]
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Multistate outbreak of Campylobacter jejuni infections associated with undercooked chicken livers--northeastern United States, 2012.
Antibiotic resistance and resistance mechanisms in Campylobacter jejuni and Campylobacter coli.
Sequence typing confirms that Campylobacter jejuni strains associated with Guillain-Barre and Miller-Fisher syndromes are diverse genetic lineage, serotype and flagella type, Journal of Clinical Microbiology, 2001; 39: 3346-3349.
Does Campylobacter jejuni infection elicit "demyelinating" Guillain-Barre syndrome?
Incidencia y sensibilidad de Campylobacter jejuni en pacientes pediatricos: implicacion en bacteriemia.
The researchers identified statistically significant disease associations with several organisms already implicated in diarrheal disease, such as members of the Escherichia/Shigella genus and Campylobacter jejuni.
Coli and Campylobacter species were confirmed in one case each while there were three confirmed cases of Campylobacter Jejuni and five cases of Bacillary Dysentery.
Campylobacter jejuni infection associated with unpasteurized milk and cheese--Kansas, 2007.
HLAB27-negative arthritis related to Campylobacter jejuni enteritis in three children and two adults.
Mas del 90% de las infecciones por este genero corresponden a Campylobacter jejuni y entre 5 a 10% a Campylobacter coli (Adedayo y Kirkpatrick, 2008).

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