People infected with salmonella end up having abdominal craps for up to 12 to 72 hours and have bad diarreha.This illness can last for 4 to 7 days and comes from under cooked fish raw eggs and under cooked chicken. There is 32 differnt sterotypes of salmonella and has been in the united states since 1962. You can prevent it by washing hands properly separating raw meats from other foods and cooking food to the right temperature.
Salmonella is a rod shaped bacteria and its rank is genus because nobody can immediately tell when they get it. There has been 1900 cases this year of salmonella but some say its not nearly as bad as when it first came here. Over 30000 cases were found in 1962 thats the first year it was here and struck the worst that year.