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  • adj. That causes hemorrhage within the intestines


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  • Angelika Warmuth/European Pressphoto Agency The strain, known as enterohemorrhagic E. coli, can cause bloody diarrhea and, occasionally, kidney failure.

    E. coli Outbreak Spreads

  • Most strains are harmless but some, known as enterohemorrhagic E.coli EHEC, can cause serious illness.

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  • Christian Charisius/AFP/Getty Images Medical-technical assistant Brigitte Weiss held a petri dish with a culture medium and bacterial strains of enterohemorrhagic E. coli at a hospital in Hamburg-Eppendorf, Germany, May 24.

    E. coli Outbreak Spreads

  • Techniques used include culture from a wide variety of specimens, special stains, direct antigen detection (Group A streptococci, Cryptosporidium, Giardia lamblia, Trichomonas vaginalis), molecular real-time PCR diagnostics, and toxin assays (Clostridium difficile and enterohemorrhagic E. coli).

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  • Another strain, enterohemorrhagic E.coli EHEC O104, has caused six deaths in Germany, and there were 1,536 cases without HUS.

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  • Analysis of the bug at the Beijing Genomics Institute (BGI) showed the bacterium is an enterohemorrhagic E.coli (EHEC) O104 strain, but is a "new serotype - not previously involved in any E.coli outbreaks".

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  • A bottle of hand disinfectant sits on a table next to a patient suffering from hemolytic-uremic syndrome HUS, a complication that can lead to kidney failure, convulsions and epileptic seizures and caused by enterohemorrhagic E. coli.

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  • Officials previously had reported at least 18 deaths from the bacteria, enterohemorrhagic E. coli, a type that can cause bloody diarrhea and a toxin that damages the kidneys.

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  • Members of the German Tax Administration Union, a Danish tour group and a family and became ill with enterohemorrhagic E. coli, after eating steak and salad at the Kartoffelkellar, owner Joachim Berger told ZDF.

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  • More than a quarter of the people reported to have been sickened by the new enterohemorrhagic E. coli bacteria developed a potentially deadly kidney complication known as hemolytic uremic syndrome.

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