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  • n. Any of various toxins, produced by some strains of Escherichia coli, that are similar to those produced by Shigella

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Examples

  • E. coli produces a toxin called verotoxin that causes symptoms such as stomach cramps, vomiting, fever and diarrhea that can become bloody.

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