Describe 5 Harmful Effects Of Bacteria In Humans.

Bacteria are minute unicellular microbes. Most types of bacteria are not harmful. Some bacteria can cause a multitude of illnesses in humans.

Listed below are the five harmful effects of bacteria in humans:

  • Bacteria are also linked with cancer.
  • Bacteria are responsible for some of the spoilage of food.
  • Bacteria can also cause simple allergies and chronic inflammation.
  • In some cases, the bacteria can advance to the flesh and tissues of the host and hence are called flesh-eating bacteria.
  • Bacteria are responsible for many infectious diseases like pneumonia, tuberculosis, diphtheria, syphilis, tooth decay.

Explore more such questions and answers at BYJU’S.

Was this answer helpful?

 
   

0 (0)

(0)
(0)

Choose An Option That Best Describes Your Problem

Thank you. Your Feedback will Help us Serve you better.

Leave a Comment

Your Mobile number and Email id will not be published. Required fields are marked *

*

*

BOOK

Free Class

Ask
Question