Bacterial Infections of the Gastrointestinal Tract

Learning Objectives Identify the most common bacteria that can cause infections of the GI tract Compare the major characteristics of specific bacterial diseases affecting the GI tract A wide range of gastrointestinal diseases are caused by bacterial contamination of food. Recall that foodborne disease can arise from either infection or intoxication. In both cases, bacterial … Continue reading Bacterial Infections of the Gastrointestinal Tract