Campylobacter Quiz

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Dr. Nass received dual medical degrees from the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA and Charles R. Drew University in Medicine and Science. He completed Family Medicine residency at Ventura County Medical Center with subsequent fellowships at Ventura, University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill, George Washington University, and University of California-Irvine. He holds faculty appointments at Keck School of Medicine of USC, Loma Linda University School of Medicine, and Western University of Health Sciences.

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Learn more about Campylobacter

Content updated on Sep 20, 2022

What is campylobacter?

Campylobacteriosis is a bacterial infection that spreads from eating contaminated food and water. It affects the gastrointestinal system.

Symptoms of campylobacter

  • Abdominal pain

  • Blood in stool

  • Diarrhea

  • Headache

Questions your doctor may ask to check for campylobacter

Your doctor may ask these questions to diagnose campylobacter

  • Do you have abdominal pain (stomach ache)?

  • Is there blood in your stool?

  • Do you have loose stools or diarrhea?

  • Do you have headaches or does your head feel heavy?

Treatment for campylobacter

Most people recover from Campylobacter infection by drinking extra fluids as long as diarrhea lasts. Those who have severe illness or are at risk for severe illness may need antibiotic treatment.

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Reviewed By:

Scott Nass, MD, MPA, FAAFP, AAHIVS

Scott Nass, MD, MPA, FAAFP, AAHIVS (Primary Care Physician)

Dr. Nass received dual medical degrees from the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA and Charles R. Drew University in Medicine and Science. He completed Family Medicine residency at Ventura County Medical Center with subsequent fellowships at Ventura, University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill, George Washington University, and University of California-Irvine. He holds faculty appointments at Keck School of Medicine of USC, Loma Linda University School of Medicine, and Western University of Health Sciences.

Yoshinori Abe, MD

Yoshinori Abe, MD (Internal medicine)

Dr. Abe graduated from The University of Tokyo School of Medicine in 2015. He completed his residency at the Tokyo Metropolitan Health and Longevity Medical Center. He co-founded Ubie, Inc. in May 2017, where he currently serves as CEO & product owner at Ubie. Since December 2019, he has been a member of the Special Committee for Activation of Research in Emergency AI of the Japanese Association for Acute Medicine. | | Dr. Abe has been elected in the 2020 Forbes 30 Under 30 Asia Healthcare & Science category.

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