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What is salmonella food poisoning?

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Dr. Sidney Vinson
Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology
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In brief: Bacterial infection

Saonella is a bacteria often found in poultry which causes intestinal infection in humans.
Symptoms include diarrhea which may be bloody, fever, chills, stomach cramps, and sometimes nausea and vomiting. Most people will recover without any treatment but the infection can be very dangerous to the elderly, children or the sick.

In brief: Bacterial infection

Saonella is a bacteria often found in poultry which causes intestinal infection in humans.
Symptoms include diarrhea which may be bloody, fever, chills, stomach cramps, and sometimes nausea and vomiting. Most people will recover without any treatment but the infection can be very dangerous to the elderly, children or the sick.
Dr. Sidney Vinson
Dr. Sidney Vinson
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Dr. Michael Rupp
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology

In brief: Infection

Salmonella food poisoning is a sickness of the digestive system caused by infections with a bacterial genus called Salmonella.
It can cause fever, diarrhea, vomiting, and other symptoms. MIT is usually acquired from contaminated eggs or poultry.

In brief: Infection

Salmonella food poisoning is a sickness of the digestive system caused by infections with a bacterial genus called Salmonella.
It can cause fever, diarrhea, vomiting, and other symptoms. MIT is usually acquired from contaminated eggs or poultry.
Dr. Michael Rupp
Dr. Michael Rupp
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