enterotoxigenic

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enterotoxigenic

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