Enterobacteriaceae family

Precautions

Routine Practices
Routine Practices

General Information

Pathogen information

This family of organisms includes many organisms that are part of gastrointestinal flora, including Citrobacter spp., Enterobacter spp., Escherichia (E. coli), Klebsiella spp., Morganella spp., Proteus spp., Providencia, Serratia, Yersinia and others

Epidemiology

Many of these organisms are often part of gastrointestinal flora.

Associated syndromes

Please refer to individual organisms for further detail regarding associated syndromes.