Aeromonas spp. and their association with human diarrheal disease.

@article{Deodhar1991AeromonasSA,
  title={Aeromonas spp. and their association with human diarrheal disease.},
  author={Lina Deodhar and K. J. Thara Saraswathi and A Varudkar},
  journal={Journal of clinical microbiology},
  year={1991},
  volume={29 5},
  pages={
          853-6
        }
}
Between January 1988 and December 1989 Aeromonas species were isolated from 45 (1.8%) of 2,480 patients with acute gastroenteritis. No other bacterial enteric pathogens were found in any of these 45 patients. Of the 45 Aeromonas isolates, 35 strains (77.8%) were Aeromonas hydrophila, 7 (15.5%) were Aeromonas sobria, and 3 (6.7%) were Aeromonas caviae. Most of the patients were under 5 years of age. No bacterial enteric pathogens, including Aeromonas species, were isolated from 512 age- and sex… CONTINUE READING

Topics from this paper.

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
SHOWING 1-10 OF 39 CITATIONS

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
SHOWING 1-10 OF 16 REFERENCES

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…