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vibrio parahaemolyticus

vibrio parahaemolyticus in Medicine

Vibrio parahaemolyticus Vibrio par·a·hae·mo·lyt·i·cus (pār'ə-hē'mə-lĭt'ĭ-kəs)
n.
A marine bacterium that may contaminate shellfish and cause human gastroenteritis.

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