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31 July 2011

Cholera overview

Cholera is an acute illness that causes profuse watery diarrhoea.

Cholera is an acute illness that causes profuse watery diarrhoea. It is caused by the Vibrio cholerae bacterium that lives in fresh water.

Cholera overview

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