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  1. E. Coli Infection From Food or Water: Blood and Kidney Problems - Topic Overview

    Severe problems affecting the blood and kidneys may develop in a small number of people (about 8%) infected with E. coli O157:H7 who get sick enough to go to the hospital. 1 These problems include anemia,a low number of platelets in the blood,the formation of small blood clots,and kidney (renal) failure. Sometimes brain and spinal cord ( central nervous system ) complications also develop. ...

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