Attaching and effacing Escherichia coli isolates from Danish children: clinical significance and microbiological characteristics.

@article{Jensen2007AttachingAE,
  title={Attaching and effacing Escherichia coli isolates from Danish children: clinical significance and microbiological characteristics.},
  author={Charlotte Louise Jensen and Steen Ethelberg and Bente Olesen and Peter Schiellerup and Katharina E. P. Olsen and Flemming Scheutz and E M Nielsen and Jakob Neimann and Birthe H\ogh and Peter Gerner-Smidt and K{\aa}re M\olbak and Karen Angeliki Krogfelt},
  journal={Clinical microbiology and infection : the official publication of the European Society of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases},
  year={2007},
  volume={13 9},
  pages={863-72}
}
This study describes the prevalence, clinical manifestations and microbiological characteristics of attaching and effacing Escherichia coli isolates, i.e., enteropathogenic E. coli (EPEC) belonging to the classical EPEC serotypes, non-EPEC attaching and effacing E. coli (A/EEC) and verocytotoxin-producing E. coli (VTEC), isolated in a case-control study of… CONTINUE READING