E. coli enteritis refers to the inflammation of the intestines due to exposure to harmful E. coli bacteria, which can be found mostly in contaminated water and food items. Anyone exposed to the bacteria may develop E. coli enteritis signs and symptoms, which include diarrhea, abdominal cramps, and vomiting.
Healthy people usually recover from E. coli enteritis after a couple of days’ rest. However, individuals with the following conditions are at higher risk of developing complications associated with the disease:
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