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How can exotoxin of pseudomonas affect the liver?

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Eye and lung: Although toxins produced by pseudomonas are probably not needed for the major disease syndromes encountered in most patients with p. Aeruginosa infections, they may be involved in localized infections such as in the eye or lung and contribute to the severity of disease. I am unaware of any effects on the liver by pseudomonal exotoxin.

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