20236A

20236A
Caption: Yersinia enterocolitica - Gram-negative, facultatively anaerobic, rod prokaryote (dividing). This bacterium releases a toxin that causes enteritis with pain resembling appendicitis.
Magnification*: x2,000
Type: SEM
Copyright 2001 Dennis Kunkel Microscopy, Inc.
Keywords: 20236A,bacteria,Yersinia enterocolitica,rod,bacterium,bacilli,bacillus,prokaryote,division,bacterial enteritis,gastrointestinal,enteric bacterial pathogen,infection,human disease,facultatively anaerobic,Gram-negative,Yersiniosis,gastroenteritis,pseudoappendicitis,intestinal tract infection,SEM