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rapid detection of campylobacter jejuni in stool specimens by an enzyme immunoassay and surveillance for campylobacter upsaliensis in the greater salt lake city area.the alexon-trend, inc. (ramsey, minn.), prospect campylobacter microplate assay was compared with culture on a campy-cva plate (remel, lenexa, kans.) and blood-free campylobacter agar with cefoperazone (20 microg/ml), amphotericin b (10 microg/ml), and teicoplanin (4 microg/ml) (cat medium; oxoid limited, hampshire, england) with 631 patient stool samples. the cat medium was used to isolate campylobacter upsaliensis. the enzyme immunoassay (eia) had a sensitivity and a specificity of 89 and 99%, ...200010921981
campylobacter jejuni enteritis associated with consumption of raw milk.an outbreak of campylobacter jejuni enteritis occurred among people who had attended a meal where raw milk was served. a case control study was conducted using instances of illness as cases; those who attended the event but did not become ill served as controls. thirteen of 20 people who had attended the meal became ill. c. jejuni was cultured from five of six stools that were submitted. raw milk consumption was strongly associated with illness (p = .0072, fisher exact test). although c. jejuni ...200312762121
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