Diseases

Name

Hemolytic uremic syndrome

Names alternate

HUS
Haemolytic-uraemic syndrome

Parents
(1) Gastroenteritis
Agents
(1) Campylobacter > Bacteria
(2) Escherichia coli O157:H7 > Escherichia coli > Escherichia > Bacteria
(3) Shiga-like toxin producing bacteria > Escherichia coli > Escherichia > Bacteria
(4) Shigella > Bacteria
(5) Virus
Populations
(1) Human (Homo sapiens sapiens) > Primate > Placental mammal (Eutheria) > Mammal (Mammalia) > Vertebrate > Animal (Animalia)
Transmission
(1) Fomite
(2) Ingestion
Properties
(1) Notifiable diseases (USA)
Documents
(1) Mayo Clinic Staff: Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome (HUS) (2016)
(2) Virginia Department of Health: Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome (HUS) (None)
(3) Wikipedia: Hemolytic-uremic syndrome (2015)
Notes

The country with the highest incidence of HUS is Argentina

Created

2015-07-24 18:06:55+00:00

Modified

2016-01-27 21:56:15.225345+00:00