Hemolytic uremic syndrome after Campylobacter-induced diarrhea in an adult.


Campylobacter fetus subspecies jejuni is a recognized pathogen of the gastrointestinal (GI) tract resulting in a spectrum of illness from mild gastroenteritis to severe colitis with bloody diarrhea. Campylobacter is also being recognized as capable of producing systemic illness. Furthermore, antibody response, hypocomplementemia, and bacteremia with… (More)


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