Guidance

Vero cytotoxin-producing Escherichia coli: advice for public health management teams

How to diagnose and manage infections caused by vero cytotoxin-producing Escherichia coli (VTEC).

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This guidance on vero cytotoxin-producing Escherichia coli (VTEC) covers the following topics:

  • clinical features of E. coli O157
  • diagnosis
  • case definitions
  • management of infections and control
  • epidemiology