Vibrio vulnificus Claims Two Lives in Uruguay

According to a report in El Pais (machine translated), two men, aged 84 years and 90 years respectively, died in Punta del Estate from Vibrio vulnificus infection. Punta del Estate is a city in South West Uruguay. Image Credits: USM V. vulnificus is a halophilic, gram negative, lactose fermenting, opportunistic agent which is found in estuaries and other similar areas and is associated with marine … Continue reading Vibrio vulnificus Claims Two Lives in Uruguay

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