Community outbreak of hemolytic uremic syndrome attributable to Escherichia coli O111:NM--South Australia 1995.

  • Published 1995 in MMWR. Morbidity and mortality weekly report

Abstract

Postdiarrheal hemolytic uremic syndrome (HUS) is characterized by microangiopathic hemolytic anemia, renal injury, and thrombocytopenia and is associated with infection with Shiga-like toxin-producing Escherichia coli (SLTEC). From January 4 through February 20, 1995, the South Australian Communicable Disease Control Unit of the Health Commission (SACDCU… (More)

Topics

Figures and Tables

Sorry, we couldn't extract any figures or tables for this paper.