Enterococcus faecalis

Precautions

Standard Precautions
Standard Precautions

General Information

First Line Treatment

  • Ampicillin

Ampicillin Resistant

  • Vancomycin

Pathogen information

Gram positive cocci in short chains

Associated syndromes

  • ¬†UTI

  • ¬†Endocarditis

  • ¬†Contributes to polymicrobial intra-abdominal and skin and soft tissue infection, but less virulent than usual pathogens.