Diagnosis can be further complicated because diarrhea caused by
E. coli O157:H7 is not always bloody. Also, a
doctor may not consider E. coli O157:H7 as the cause of
symptoms because bacterial infections are usually accompanied by a fever; a
person infected with E. coli O157:H7 usually does not
have a fever or has only a mild fever.
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This year, potential health risks -- especially about food -- topped WebMD's most-shared list. See for yourself:
The most-shared story was an alert about a major ground beef recall due to E. coli risk. More than 60,000 pounds of ground beef were involved -- and everyone...