Enteroinvasive Escherichia coli: a cause of bacteremia in patients with AIDS.

Journal Article (Journal Article)

A strain of enteroinvasive Escherichia coli was isolated from the blood of a patient with advanced human immunodeficiency virus disease on repeated occasions, associated with severe diarrheal illness. The isolate was killed in vitro by control sera but not by sera collected from the patient before or after his bacterial illnesses.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Bessesen, MT; Wang, E; Echeverria, P; Blaser, MJ

Published Date

  • November 1991

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 29 / 11

Start / End Page

  • 2675 - 2677

PubMed ID

  • 1774287

Pubmed Central ID

  • PMC270405

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0095-1137

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1128/jcm.29.11.2675-2677.1991


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States