Individuals who travel to areas of poor sanitation and limited access to clean water are at greater risk of developing travelers’ diarrhea.
Gram positive obligate anaerobe responsible for a unique colonic disease, pseudomembranous colitis.
Cholera is an acute infection of the gut caused by ingestion of food or water contaminated with the bacterium Vibrio cholerae O1 or O139.
The causative agent of Bacillary dysentery, Shigella is a member of family Enterobacteriaceae. It is non-motile, non-lactose fermenter.
The most common cause of gastroenteritis worldwide, Campylobacter is a curved, gram-negative rod. It is an oxidase-positive microaerophile.