How does blood type affect the incidence of cholera?

Updated: Feb 03, 2021
  • Author: Sajeev Handa, MBBCh, BAO, LRCSI, LRCPI; Chief Editor: Russell W Steele, MD  more...
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The incidence of cholera appears to be twice as high in people with type O blood. The reason for this increased susceptibility is unknown.


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