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E. coli

Pronunciation:  E kO-LI
  
Definition :Escherichia coli; a bacteria that can cause severe stomach cramping, diarrhea, and intestinal damage
  
Facts: Certain strains of E. coli can cause death.

E. coli is found in human feces and animal manure.

  
  
  
References:Food and Drug Administration's Bad Bug Book: Escherichia coli 0157: H7