Campylobacter enterocolitis: general and surgical aspects.

  • D P Sellu
  • Published 1986 in Postgraduate medical journal
Bacteria of the Campylobacter genus have long been known to be pathogens to animals but only recently as a leading cause of enterocolitis in man. The spectrum of illnesses produced by this group of organisms is broad, and the patients may often present to the surgeon. It seems timely, therefore, to review the historical background of the organism, its… CONTINUE READING