Morganella morganii

Precautions

See 'Additional Information'
See 'Additional Information'

General Information

First Line Treatment

  • Cefepime

  • Fluoroquinolone

Alternate Treatment

  • Ertapenem

  • Pip/tazo

  • Aminoglycoside

  • TMP/SMX

  • Aztreonam

Pathogen information

Non-fermenting Gram negative rod, of the Enterobacteriaceae family

Epidemiology

GI flora, especially in hospitalized patients.

Infection usually in nosocomial setting.

Associated syndromes

Nosocomial infections, especially UTI and wound infections.

Additional Information

May require contact precautions if highly resistant.