A bacterium which may cause abortion in animals and food poisoning in humans.
- The best known examples are the foodborne bacteria salmonella and campylobacter.
- The problems are caused by salmonella and campylobacter, a bacteria found in raw meats that leads to fever and stomach upsets.
- Results of infection by common bacteria such as salmonella, campylobacter and listeria can include vomiting, stomach cramps, diarrhoea, or even death.
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