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E. coli: Escherichia coli 0157:H7, E. coli 0157:H7 (cont.)

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Author: Charles Patrick Davis, MD, PhD

Editor: Bhupinder Anand, MD, Professor, Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology, Baylor University College of Medicine

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