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Campylobacter enteritis

  • Alternative Names

    Food poisoning - campylobacter enteritis; Infectious diarrhea - campylobacter enteritis; Bacterial diarrhea


    Symptoms
    • Cramping abdominal pain
    • Fever
    • Watery diarrhea, sometimes bloody

    Signs and tests

    The health care provider will perform a physical exam. The following tests may be ordered:

    • Complete blood count with differential
    • Stool sample testing for detection of white blood cells
    • Stool culture for Campylobacter jejuni