Enterococcus species

Precautions

Routine Practices
Routine Practices

General Information

Pathogen information

Gram positive cocci in short chains

Associated syndromes

  • UTI

  • Endocarditis

  • Contributes to poly microbial intra-abdominal and shim and soft tissue infection, but less virulent than usual pathogens

Additional Information

Contact precautions if VRE