Twelve Days of Waterborne Diseases: Campylobacteriosis

https://www.cdc.gov/campylobacter/index.html Campylobacter species are motile, curved, microaerophilic, gram-negative bacilli that normally inhabit the gastrointestinal tract of many domestic animals and fowl. Several species of campylobacter can infect humans, with most infections coming from contaminated food and water. The two main versions of campylobacter are C. jejuni and C. fetus. C. jejuni affects both healthy and…