Bacterial Disease 4.3.1.3

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  • Bacterial Diseases (4.3.1.3)
    • In the UK, poultry are vaccinated against Salmonella to control the spread
    • Describe the symptoms of Salmonella food poisoning as : fever, abdominal cramps, vomiting and diarrhoea which are caused by the bacteria and the toxins they secrete.
    • Salmonella food poisoning ia caused by bacteria that are spread by ingesting contaminated food.
    • Gonorrhoea is a sexually transmitted disease that is caused by bacteria.
    • Describe the symptoms of Gonorrhoea as: a thick yellow or green discharge from the vagina or penis and pain when urinating
    • Gonorrhoea was easily treated with penicillin until many resistant strains of the bacteria appeared.

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