Enterobacteriaceae family

Precautions

Standard Precautions

General Information

This family of organisms includes:

  • Citrobacter

  • Enterobacter

  • Escherichia (E. coli)

  • Klebsiella

  • Morganella

  • Proteus

  • Providencia

  • Serratia

  • Yersinia and more

Many are GI flora; epidemiology is genera and species specific

See individual organisms