Types of bacteria that cause disease in humans

Types of bacteria that cause disease in humans

Types of bacteria that cause disease in humans
bacteria primary diseases in humans
bacillus anthracis anthrax
Bordetella pertussis whooping cough
Borrelia burgdorferi Lyme disease
Campylobacter species campylobacter enteritis
Corynebacterium diphtheriae diphtheria
Escherichia coli (coliform bacteria) gastroenteritis; urinary tract infection; neonatal meningitis
Gardnerella species vaginitis; vulvitis
Helicobacter pylori peptic ulcer
Klebsiella pneumoniae pneumonia
Legionella species Legionnaire disease; Pontiac fever
Moraxella lacunta conjunctivitis
mycoplasma pneumoniae fatal pneumonia
Neisseria gonorrhoeae gonorrhea; gonococcal conjunctivitis
Pseudomonas (pseudomonad) aeruginosa nosocomial infections (infections acquired in a hospital setting); gastroenteritis; dermatitis; bacteremia; pericondritis (ear disease)
staphylococcus aureus wound infection; boils (boil); food poisoning; mastitis
Treponema pallidum syphilis
vibrio cholerae cholera
Yersinia enterocolitica yersiniosis
Yersinia pestis plague
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