Clostridial bacteria are anaerobic and usually cause diseases by producing a toxin. Tetanus, botulism, and gas gangrene are examples diseases caused by clostridium.

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Clostridium perfringens, tetani, botulinum, difficile
Medical and scientific information on these bacteria and the diseases they cause.
eMedicine - Gas Gangrene
Article by Hoi Ho, MD.
eMedicine - Gas Gangrene
Article by Wende R Reenstra-Buras, MD, PhD.
MedlinePlus Medical Encyclopedia: Gas Gangrene
Includes cause, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, and prevention.
MicrobeWiki: Clostridium
Classification, description and significance, genome structure, cell structure, metabolism and ecology.
NHS Choices: Clostridium difficile
Provides a short video and details of symptoms, causes, diagnosis, treatment and prevention.
Wikipedia: Clostridium
Encyclopedia article on this genus of bacteria, the diseases they can cause and their commercial uses.

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