Characterization ofEscherichia coli serotype O12∶K1∶H7 isolates from an immunocompetent carrier with a history of spontaneous abortion and septicemia


Escherichia coli isolates from an immunocompetent woman with a history of repeated amnion infections and spontaneous abortion were characterized.Escherichia coli were isolated from stool, blood and cervix swab samples taken over a 21-month period after the last abortion which followed septicemia during pregnancy. All samples except the last cervix swab… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF01709475


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