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PHIL Image 1938

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Description:Vibrio cholerae causing increased mucous production seen in this intestinal biopsy.

Vibrio cholerae is transmitted to humans through the ingestion of contaminated food or water, and produces a cholera toxin, which acts on the intestinal mucosa, and causes severe diarrhea.

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tree picture Diseases
tree picture tree picture Bacterial Infections and Mycoses
tree picturetree picture tree picture Bacterial Infections
tree picturetree picturetree picture tree picture Gram-Negative Bacterial Infections
tree picturetree picturetree picturetree picture tree picture Vibrio Infections
tree picturetree picturetree picturetree picturetree picture tree picture Cholera
tree picture Organisms
tree picture tree picture Bacteria
tree picturetree picture tree picture Gram-Negative Bacteria
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