Pronounced: Sal-mow-nell-uhEn Español (Spanish Version)
Salmonellosis is an infection with bacteria called salmonella. Salmonella can grow in a variety of places such as water, raw meat, seafood, certain pets, and eggs.
Last reviewedJune 2014by Michael Woods, MD
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