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Flashcards in E. Coli Deck (5):
1

What type of bacteria is e.colyi?

Gram negative bacillus

2

What are the presenting symptoms of E.Coli infection?

Bloody stool

3

What is the big complication of E coli?

Haemolytic ureamic syndrome

4

What type of diarrhoea is caused by e.coli?

Bloody, watery

5

Investigation?

Bloods
- Toxins

Culture