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a sucrose-negative bacterial strain, similar to Vibrio cholerae, isolated from human stool in diarrheal disease and from human ear infections.
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Vib·ri·o mi·mi·cus(vib'rē-ō mim'i-kŭs)
A bacterial species similar to V. cholerae, isolated from human stool in diarrheal disease and from human ear infections.
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A species that is a recognized cause of gastroenteritis (nausea, vomiting, watery diarrhea) in people who consume raw seafood and shellfish.
See also: Vibrio
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