enterotoxigenic

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enterotoxigenic

 [en″ter-o-tok″sĭ-jen´ik]
producing, produced by, or pertaining to production of enterotoxin.

en·ter·o·tox·i·gen·ic

(en'tĕr-ō-tok'si-jen'ik),
Denoting an organism containing or producing a toxin specific for cells of the intestinal mucosa.

enterotoxigenic

[-tok′sijen′ik]
producing an enterotoxin.

en·ter·o·tox·i·gen·ic

(en'tĕr-ō-tok-si-jen'ik)
Denoting an organism containing or producing a toxin specific for cells of the intestinal mucosa.

Enterotoxigenic

Refers to an organism that produces toxins in the gastrointestinal tract that cause such things as vomiting, diarrhea, and other symptoms of food poisoning.
Mentioned in: Stool Culture

enterotoxigenic

producing, produced by, or pertaining to production of enterotoxin.

enterotoxigenic colibacillosis
see Escherichia colienterotoxemia. Called also enterotoxic colibacillosis.
enterotoxigenic Escherichia coli
cause diarrhea due to attachment by specific fimbriae and production of enterotoxin see k88 antigen, k88 escherichia coli scours, k99 antigen.
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Passive immunization of piglets against enterotoxigenic colibacillosis by vaccinating dams with K88ac pili bearing bacterin.