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Title Waterborne pathogens
Edition Second edition
Published Denver, CO : American Water Works Association, [2006]
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Description 1 online resource (xxvi, 324 pages) : illustrations (some color)
Series AWWA manual ; M48
AWWA manual ; M48
Contents Cyclospora cayetanensis -- Entamoeba histolytica -- Giardia lamblia -- Isospora belli -- Microsporidia -- Naegleria fowleri -- Schistosomatidae -- Toxoplasma gondii -- Trichuris trichiura -- sect. IV. Introduction to viral pathogenic agents. Adenoviruses -- Astroviruses -- Emerging viruses -- Enteroviruses and parechoviruses -- Hepatitis A virus -- Hepatitis E virus -- Human caliciviruses -- Reoviruses -- Rotaviruses
Sect. I. Introduction to water quality. Waterborne isease outbreaks: their causes, problems, and challenges to treatment barriers -- Water quality in source water, treatment, and distribution systems -- Water quality monitoring, sampling, and testing -- Molecular detection of waterborne microorganisms -- sect. II. Introduction to bacterial pathogenic agents. Acintobacter -- Aeromonas -- Campylobacter -- Cyanobacteria -- Enterohemorrhagic Escherichia coli -- Escherichiacoli -- Flavobacterium -- Helicobacter pylori -- Klebsiella -- Legionella -- Mycobacterium avium complex -- Pseudomonas -- Salmonella -- Serratia -- Shigella -- Staphylococcus -- Vibrio cholerae -- Yersinia -- sect. III. Introduction to parasitic pathogenic agents. Acanthamoeba spp. -- Ascaris lumbricoides -- Balamuthia mandrillaris -- Balantidium coli -- Blastocystis hominis -- Cryptosporidium parvum and Cryptosporidium hominis
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Water Microbiology.
Water Pollution.
Water Purification.
Water Supply -- standards.
Pathogenic microorganisms.
Water-supply -- Health aspects.
Waterborne infection.
Form Electronic book
Author American Water Works Association.
LC no. 2005058192
ISBN 1613000251 (e-book)
1615838260 (electronic bk.)
9781613000250 (e-book)
9781615838264 (electronic bk.)