Escherichia coli

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What is escherichia coli?

The e-coli is a short form of escherichia coli. It is a type of bacteria that is always in the stomach of humans and animals, most of the bacteria form is harmless, but there are some that cause symptoms like cramps and diarrhea in the stomach. Many times, the kidneys stop working because of them and the infected person dies.

Symptoms of escherichia coli

  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Severe stomach cramps
  • Water or too bloody diarrhea
  • Fatigue
  • Fever

Common causes of escherichia coli

  • Contaminated food
  • Contaminated water