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How does salmonella typhimurium attack and spread?
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Dr. Saul Hymes
Pediatrics - Infectious Disease
In brief: Fecal-oral spread
Salmonella in general spreads be the fecal-oral route, usually in underdeveloped areas.
People with it who live in areas without adequate sanitation or plumbing may end up stooling in areas near public or private water supplies. Or even in developed areas, they may not wash their hands well. The bacteria get into water or onto food and get ingested by the next person, who becomes the next victim.

In brief: Fecal-oral spread
Salmonella in general spreads be the fecal-oral route, usually in underdeveloped areas.
People with it who live in areas without adequate sanitation or plumbing may end up stooling in areas near public or private water supplies. Or even in developed areas, they may not wash their hands well. The bacteria get into water or onto food and get ingested by the next person, who becomes the next victim.
Dr. Saul Hymes
Dr. Saul Hymes
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Dr. Howard Hack
Internal Medicine
In brief: Fecal oral transmiss
Salmonella is spread between fecal material and oral ingestion in people and animals.
The infection infects the intestinal tract causing inflammation with abdominal pain and diarrhea. The immune system can also be compromised.

In brief: Fecal oral transmiss
Salmonella is spread between fecal material and oral ingestion in people and animals.
The infection infects the intestinal tract causing inflammation with abdominal pain and diarrhea. The immune system can also be compromised.
Dr. Howard Hack
Dr. Howard Hack
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