Bacterial gastroenteritis.

Journal Article (Journal Article;Review)

Acute diarrhea is a major cause of childhood morbidity. Important advances in the understanding of bacterial gastroenteritis have been made in the past two decades. This article reviews the epidemiology, pathogenesis, and methods of diagnosis of bacterial gastroenteritis. Bacterial enteric pathogens common to North America are discussed in more detail.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Bishop, WP; Ulshen, MH

Published Date

  • February 1, 1988

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 35 / 1

Start / End Page

  • 69 - 87

PubMed ID

  • 3277134

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0031-3955

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/s0031-3955(16)36400-8


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States