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Enteric Diseases

Enteric diseases are typically caused by pathogens of the gastro-intestinal system such as E. Coli or Shigella. There are many ways in which a person can be exposed to these pathogens and develop an illness, but two of the more common ways are through food and water exposures.

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FDOH Food and Waterborne Disease Program

FL Integrated Food Safety Center of Excellence

National CDC Food Safety Page


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