Enterobacteriaceae family

Precautions

See 'Additional Information'
See 'Additional Information'

General Information

Pathogen information

This family of organisms includes:

  • Citrobacter

  • Enterobacter

  • Escherichia (E. coli)

  • Klebsiella

  • Morganella

  • Proteus

  • Providencia

  • Serratia

  • Yersinia and more

Epidemiology

  • ┬áMany are GI flora

  • Epidemiology is genera and species specific

Associated syndromes

See individual organisms

Additional Information

If Carbapenem-resistant, please refer to specific organism for isolation precautions