Yersiniosis (Yersinia species)

Yersiniosis is an infectious disease caused by enteric bacteria of the genus Yersinia. In the United States, most human illness is caused by one species, Y. enterocolitica. Y. enterocolitica is a relatively infrequent cause of diarrhea and abdominal pain.

 

Updated Wednesday, November 17, 2010 at 12:51PM