Introduction: Vibrio parahaemolyticus


Vibrio parahaemolyticus: Bacteria commonly infecting oysters and seafood.

Vibrio parahaemolyticus: Vibrio parahaemolyticus is a bacterium in the same family as those that cause cholera. It lives in brackish saltwater and causes gastrointestinal illness in humans. V. parahaemolyticus naturally inhabits coastal waters in the United States and Canada and is present in higher concentrations during summer; it is a halophilic, or salt-requiring organism.1

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         Contents for Vibrio parahaemolyticus:

1. excerpt from Vibrio parahaemolyticus (General): DBMD

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