- enteropathogenic E. coli
(EPEC) (en\'těr-o-path-o-jen\'ik)EPEC strains of E. coli attach to the brush border of intestinal epithelial cells and cause a specific type of cell damage called effacing lesions that lead to traveler\'s diarrhea.
Microbiology. Aard_Wark . 2009.
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