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Where can I come into contact with vibrio vulnificus?

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology
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In brief: Water and oysters

Eating raw or inadequately cooked oysters and wound infection from contamination water.

In brief: Water and oysters

Eating raw or inadequately cooked oysters and wound infection from contamination water.
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
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Dr. Larry Lutwick
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease

In brief: Vibrio vulnificus

Is a salt water bacterium is a part of the normal flora of sea water that can be acquired by wading in sea water or eating uncooked shellfish and is potentially quite serious in those with diabetes, liver disease and other risk factors.

In brief: Vibrio vulnificus

Is a salt water bacterium is a part of the normal flora of sea water that can be acquired by wading in sea water or eating uncooked shellfish and is potentially quite serious in those with diabetes, liver disease and other risk factors.
Dr. Larry Lutwick
Dr. Larry Lutwick
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