Escherichia coli infection (invasive) (Escherichia coli (blood, CSF))

Clinical criteria
Not relevant for surveillance purposes

Laboratory criteria
Isolation of E. coli from blood or CSF.
Susceptibility to ampicillin, third-generation cephalosporins, meropenem, gentamicin and ciprofloxacin should be determined.

Epidemiological criteria

Case classification
A. Possible case
B. Probable case
C. Confirmed case
Any person meeting the laboratory criteria

Current as of: 28 May 2018