vibrios associated with superficial septic lesions


Although the marine vibrio, Vibrioparahaemolyticus, is now well established as a cause of human gastroenteritis, the association of other marine vibrios with disease in man has received little attention. The following is a report of the isolation of Vibrio alginolyticus, a sea-water vibrio closely related to V. parahaemolyticus, from superficial septic… (More)