Enteroinvasive E. coli (EIEC)

Enteroinvasive E. coli (EIEC)

Disease Caused Mode of Transmission Pathogenesis of Enteroinvasive E. coli (EIEC) EIEC pathogenesis comprises Clinical Features Diagnosis EIEC strains can be difficult to distinguish from Shigella spp and from other E. coli strains, … Read more

Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)- An Overview

Urinary Tract Infection

A urinary tract infection (UTI) is an infection that affects part of the urinary tract. The urinary system is made up of the kidneys, ureters, the urinary bladder, and the urethra. Most UTIs are restricted … Read more

Enteroaggregative E. coli (EAEC)

Stages of pathogenesis of EAEC

Enteroaggregative E.  coli (EAEC) are a heterogeneous collection of strains characterized by their autoagglutination in a “stacked-brick” arrangement over the epithelium of the small intestine and, in some cases, the … Read more

The Germ Theory of Disease

Germ Theory of Disease

Before the Germ theory of disease, the causes suggested for the occurrence of disease were the effect of supernatural phenomena like planetary alignments, effect of bad bodily humors and the … Read more