Enterococcus faecalis

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

  • Endoarditis

  • IAI (less pathogenic)

  • UTI