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Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Salmonella typhi: is a gram negative rod -shaped bacterium.

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Dr. Gregg Alexander
32 years experience Pediatrics
Bacteria: Salmonella is a bacterium that causes "salmonellosis" which involves diarrhea, fever, & abdominal cramping. It lasts about 4-7 days usually & people u ... Read More
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Dr. Douglas Tzanetos
18 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Bacterial infection: Salmonella is a bacteria that can cause gastroenteritis, diarrhea, and food poisoning. Symptoms include fever, abdominal pain, and diarrhea for 4-7 d ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Larry Lutwick
48 years experience Infectious Disease
Mostly animals: Most strains are normal bowel flora in a variety of animals including turtles, chickens and cattle.
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Salmonella: Salmonella may be found in the feces of infected organisms. It cab be in raw poultry ; meat as well as raw eggs and seafood. Some fruits ; vegetables ... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joel Gallant
35 years experience Infectious Disease
Eating poop: Salmonella is a bacteria that can is transmitted from ingestion of human or animal feces, usually by eating contaminated food.
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Dr. Tony Ho
Dr. Tony Ho answered
13 years experience Infectious Disease
Food: Salmonella does not have any specific nutrient requirements; it will "eat" the same nutrients that any other bacteria does.
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Seibert
34 years experience Gastroenterology
Salmonella : Salmonella is usually spread by eating food which is contaminated by the feces of other animals. They can be any kind of food, but usually meat, milk, ... Read More
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Dr. Maged Zaky
9 years experience Internal Medicine
Salmonella/bird: Chicken and some birds like quil can casue salmonella.
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Dr. John Leander Po
17 years experience Infectious Disease
By binary fission: In binary fission the bacteria produces 2 genetically identical daughter cells .
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Barton Cook
30 years experience Pediatric Cardiology
Salmonella bacteria: Salmonella is a bacteria. In the United States, it is the most common cause of foodborne illness. Salmonella occurs in raw poultry, eggs, beef, and so ... Read More
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Prevention: Wash hands before food prep & after bathroom use. Don’t eat anything containing raw eggs. Cook poultry to 165 F, Pork or bee to 160 F, Eggs to 160 ... Read More

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