Volume 18, Number 2—February 2012
Non-O157 Shiga Toxin–producing Escherichia coli Associated with Venison
|Case-patient no.||stx1 sweep PCR||stx1 isolated colony||hlyA||eaeA||E. coli O103:H2||E. coli O145:NM||Norovirus genogroup II|
*+, positive; –, negative.
†100 colonies tested; none were stx1 positive, and 5 were hlyA and eaeA positive.
‡122 colonies tested; none were stx1 positive.
§Positive enzyme immunoassay results for Shiga toxin at clinical laboratory; stx1 positive by PCR of submitted broth. Submitted broth failed to grow E. coli colonies.