Enterococcus faecium

Precautions

Standard Precautions
Standard Precautions

Susceptibilities

General Information

Pathogen information

Gram (+) cocci in pairs/short chains

  • Catalase (-)

  • Gamma-hemolytic

Epidemiology

Normal flora - colon

Associated syndromes

  • Bloodstream infections

  • Endocarditis

  • IAI

  • UTI

Additional Information

Nosocomial infections