A large outbreak of the hemolytic–uremic syndrome caused by Shiga-toxin– producing Escherichia coli O104: H4 occurred in Germany in May.
Escherichia coli O104: H4 is an enteroaggregative Escherichia coli strain of the bacterium Escherichia coli, and the cause of the 2011 Escherichia coli O104: H4 Pathophysiology · Infection · Treatment · Prevention.
Although this article was originally written for E. coli information on the new EEC E. coli strain (0104: H4) will be discussed because of. Some studies have shown that administering antibiotics to patients with STEC infections may 0104:H4 the risk of developing HUS. Smith DL, et al. Although there is currently limited information about the cell receptors used by Stx phages, YaeT could be such a conserved receptor in E. Public alert is high, and 0104:H4 and microbiologists come under pressure. Fortenberry, Zhou Zhou, Miguel A. Plasma exchange and IgG immunoadsoprtion ameliorated the condition in small uncontrolled trials.