Vancomycin resistant Enterococci: A brief review.

  title={Vancomycin resistant Enterococci: A brief review.},
  author={Taskeen Raza and Sidra Rahmat Ullah and Khalid Mehmood and Saadia Andleeb},
  journal={JPMA. The Journal of the Pakistan Medical Association},
  volume={68 5},
Enterococci are known as opportunistic pathogens and today are accepted as leading cause of nosocomial infections. Various enterococcal species have been identified, but the major two which cause human diseases are enterococcus faecalis and enterococcus faecium. Most common and important infections caused by them are bacteraemia, endocarditis, urinary tract… CONTINUE READING