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First report of the isolation of Escherichia coli 0157:H- in Tasmania


Manandhar, R and Bettiol, SS and Goldsmid, JM and Ott, K, First report of the isolation of Escherichia coli 0157:H- in Tasmania, Australian Journal of Medical Science, 16, (1) pp. 39-40. ISSN 1038-1643 (1995) [Non Refereed Article]


Escherichia coli 0157 is considered a causal agent of acute diarrhoea which ranges from mild watery to grossly bloody diarrhoea. This case report describes the association of Escherichia coli 0157:H- in a 12 year old boy with a clinical history of acute diarrhoea and is the first E. coli 0157 to be reported in Tasmania.

Item Details

Item Type:Non Refereed Article
Research Division:Biomedical and Clinical Sciences
Research Group:Medical microbiology
Research Field:Medical bacteriology
Objective Division:Health
Objective Group:Other health
Objective Field:Other health not elsewhere classified
UTAS Author:Manandhar, R (Mrs Renu Manandhar)
UTAS Author:Bettiol, SS (Dr Silvana Bettiol)
UTAS Author:Goldsmid, JM (Professor John Goldsmid)
UTAS Author:Ott, K ( Ott)
ID Code:5169
Year Published:1995
Deposited By:Pathology
Deposited On:1995-08-01
Last Modified:2011-09-09

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