Volume 19, Number 8—August 2013
Whole Genome Sequencing of an Unusual Serotype of Shiga Toxin–producing Escherichia coli
|Strains||Year isolated (no.)||Clinical signs and symptoms of patient||Country or region visited by patient|
|229/11||2011||Diarrhea, abdominal pain||Kenya and India|
|Additional strains||2004 (2); 2008 and 2009 (3); 2010 (4); 2011 (2); 2012 (2)||Diarrhea, bloody diarrhea, fever, persistent nausea, abdominal pain||Afghanistan, Bali, Egypt, Ecuador, Ghana, India, Jordan, Libya, Tanzania, Uganda|
*GBRU, Gastrointestinal Bacteria Reference Unit.
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