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1

invasive species

campylobacter jejuni
EIEC
salmonella typhi
non-typhi salmonella
shigella

2

non-invasive species

(toxin producing)

B. cereus
EHEC
ETEC
C. difficile
C. perfingens
Cholera
S. aureus

3

parasites causing diarrhea

giardia
cryptosporidum

4

which cause is the most common in BC

campylobacter

5

EIEC symptoms

fever, abdominal pain, mucous/bloody diarrhea

6

salmonella typhi symptoms

sudden, crampy diarrhea with PROLONGED fever, "rose" spots

7

non-typhi salmonella symptoms

nausea, diarrhea, fever, vomiting

8

shigella symptoms

fever, watery diarrhea, small bloody stool

9

B. cereus symptoms

A--nausea, vomiting, cramps (preformed exotoxin)
B--watery diarrhea (secondary endotoxin)

10

EHEC toxin

shiga-like toxin

11

EHEC symptoms

large bloody diarrhea and no fever

12

most common cause of travellers diarrhea

ETEC

13

ETEC symptoms

watery diarrhea
cramps

14

C. difficile symptoms

unformed watery stools with odour

15

C. perfingens symptoms

sudden watery diarrhea, cramps (sometimes vomit)

16

cholera symptoms

painless large diarrhea with no fever or cramps

17

S. aureus toxin

heat stabile pre-formed toxin

18

S. auerus symptoms

sudden severe nausea, cramps, diarrhea

19

cryptosporidium symptoms

non blood watery diarrhea and fever