Most Probable Number (MPN). CE 370 - Lab. Introduction. Many of the Bacteria that cause serious disease, such as typhoid fever, cholera, and dysentery, are discharged along with fecal wastes. These disease-causing organisms are called pathogens and are difficult to isolate and identify.
CE 370 - Lab
To learn enumeration technique of coliform bacteria
From Table F-1, Wastewater Engineering, Metcalf & Eddy, MPN /100 mL = 47 coliforms in 100 mL