Salmonella infection refers to an infectious gastrointestinal condition caused by Salmonella species (bacterial genus).
WHAT MAKES US SUSPECT IT?
Recent ingestion of poultry/eggs (suspicion of undercooked items), pet turtles
Ova And Parasite Test: this can be done on the stool to evaluate for possible GI infections.
Stool cultures will be able to grow out Salmonella species (that will confirm the diagnosis)
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