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Haemolytic uraemic syndrome

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Haemolytic Uraemic Syndrome

STEC (also known as VTEC) infection can cause serious disease, including bloody diarrhoea, and sometimes haemolytic uraemic syndrome. Infection usually results from consuming contaminated food or water, or from contact with infected animals or people. Avoid eating undercooked burgers and unpasteurised milk products, and thoroughly wash salad vegetables before eating.

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Haemolytic Uraemic Syndrome (HUS) | myVMC

Haemolytic Uraemic Syndrome is a disorder marked by kidney failure, hemolytic anemia, thrombocytopaenia (platelet deficiency), coagulation defects, and variable nervous system disorders

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Shiga toxin producing E. coli (STEC) and haemolytic uraemic syndrome (HUS)

Information about Shiga toxin producing E. coli (STEC) and haemolytic uraemic syndrome (HUS).

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Shiga Toxigenic Escherichia coli (STEC) Infection and Haemolytic Uraem

HomeInfectious DiseaseFactsheetsShiga Toxigenic Escherichia coli (STEC) Infection and Haemolytic Uraemic Syndrome (HUS)

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Escherichia Coli Infections (E.Coli) | myVMC

Escherichia coli (e coli) is a bacteria found in faeces. When it contaminates food, infection of the gastrointestinal tract and diarrhoea may occur.

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