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What does Bacillus spp. cause?

anthrax

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What does Borrelia spp. cause?

Lyme Disease

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What does Bordetella spp cause?

Whooping cough (Pertussis)

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What does Campylobacter spp cause?

gastroenteritis

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What does Chlamydia spp cause?

conjunctivitis and chlamydia

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What does Clostridium spp cause?

tetanus and botulism

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What does Escherichia spp. cause?

gastroenteritis and kidney disease

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What does Haemophilus spp. cause?

conjunctivitis, meningitis, and pneumonia

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What does Helicobacter spp. cause?

peptic-ulcer disease

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What does Mycobacterium spp cause?

tuberculosis

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What does Neiserria spp. cause?

conjunctivitis, meningitis, and gonorrhea

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What does Pseudomonas spp. cause?

pneumonia

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What does Salmonella spp. cause?

salmonella and typhoid

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What does Shigella spp. cause?

gastroenteritis and shigellosis food posioning

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What does Staphylococcus spp. cause?

endocarditis (acute), gastroenteritis, and sepsis

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What does Streptococcus spp. cause?

pneumonia, endocarditis (sub-acute), pericarditis, rheumatic fever, and strep throat

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What does Vibrio spp. cause?

Cholera and Noncholera