Edwardsiella /Ed·ward·si·el·la/ (ed-wahrd?se-el´ah) a genus of gram-negative, facultatively anaerobic bacteria of the
family Enterobacteriaceae; (coliform)
an occasional opportunistic pathogen for humans, causing diarrhea.
Edwardsiella tarda: E. tarda produces hydrogen sulfide. This bacterium is usually found in aquatic animals and
reptiles. However, it has been known to cause gastroenteritis and wound infections in humans.
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