Enteropathogens

 

These include
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All enteropathogenic E. coli divided into six types

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Other bacteria such as Salmonella spp, Compylobacter jejuni, Aeromonas, Plesiomonas and Vibrio cholerae.

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For viruses we have rotavirus and Norwalk-like virus

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Protozoal- we have Entamoeba histolytica and Giardia lamblia

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Others include Cryptosporidium and Cyclospora.

They all release toxins (enterotoxin, cytotoxin, penetrating toxin) in order to cause diarrhea


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