Salmonella enterica facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsSalmonella enterica
|S. enterica Typhimurium colonies|
(ex Kauffmann & Edwards 1952)
Le Minor & Popoff 1987
It causes typhoid fever. The symptoms of typhoid fever include nausea, vomiting, and fever. The main source of infection is from swallowing infected water. Food may also be able to pick up the bacterium if it is washed or grown with contaminated water.
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