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==Etiology/Bacteriology==
 
===Taxonomy===
 
| Domain = [[Bacteria]]
 
| Phylum = [[Proteobacteria]]
 
| Class = [[Gammaproteobacteria]]
 
| Order = [[Enterobacteriales]]
 
| Family = [[Enterobacteriaceae]]
 
| Genus = [[Escherichia]]
 
| species = [[E. coli]]
 
| subspecies = [[O157:H7]]
 
| prototype strain = EDL933 |
 
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'''NCBI: [http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/Taxonomy/Browser/wwwtax.cgi?mode=Tree&id=83334&lvl=3&lin=f&keep=1&srchmode=1&unlock Taxonomy] Genome: <font size="2">[http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/genome/167?project_id=57831 Escherichia coli O157:H7 str. EDL933]</font>'''
 
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===Description===
 
 
 
==Pathogenesis==
 
===Transmission===
 
 
===Infectious dose, incubation, and colonization===
 
 
 
 
===Virulence factors===
 
 
[[Image:pedestal.jpg|thumb|250px| Transmission electron micrograph of an A/E lesion formed by rabbit enteropathogenic Escherichia coli (EPEC) infecting rabbit intestinal epithelial cells. From: Emerging Infectious Diseases [http://wwwnc.cdc.gov/eid/article/5/2/99-0205_article.htm]]]
 
 
 
==Clinical features==
 
 
 
==Diagnosis==
 
 
 
==Treatment==
 
 
 
==Prevention==
 
 
 
==Host Immune Response==
 
==References==
 
1 [http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/6817062 Centers for Disease Control (CDC). Isolation of E. coli O157:H7 from sporadic cases of hemorrhagic colitis - United States. MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 1982 Nov 5;31(43):580, 585. PubMed PMID: 6817062.]
 
<br />2 [http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/11206551 Perna NT, Plunkett G 3rd, Burland V, Mau B, Glasner JD, Rose DJ, Mayhew GF, Evans PS, Gregor J, Kirkpatrick HA, Pósfai G, Hackett J, Klink S, Boutin A, Shao Y, Miller L, Grotbeck EJ, Davis NW, Lim A, Dimalanta ET, Potamousis KD, Apodaca J, Anantharaman TS, Lin J, Yen G, Schwartz DC, Welch RA, Blattner FR. Genome sequence of enterohaemorrhagic Escherichia coli O157:H7. Nature. 2001 Jan 25;409(6819):529-33. PubMed PMID: 11206551.]
 
<br />3 [http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/7925659 Hancock DD, Besser TE, Kinsel ML, Tarr PI, Rice DH, Paros MG. The prevalence of Escherichia coli O157.H7 in dairy and beef cattle in Washington State. Epidemiol Infect.  1994 Oct;113(2):199-207. PubMed PMID: 7925659.]
 
<br />4  [http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/12595469 Naylor SW, Low JC, Besser TE, Mahajan A, Gunn GJ, Pearce MC, McKendrick IJ, Smith DG, Gally DL. Lymphoid follicle-dense mucosa at the terminal rectum is the  principal site of colonization of enterohemorrhagic Escherichia coli O157:H7 in the bovine host. Infect Immun. 2003 Mar;71(3):1505-12. PubMed PMID: 12595469.]
 
<br />5[http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/9363025 Rahn K, Renwick SA, Johnson RP, Wilson JB, Clarke RC, Alves D, McEwen S, Lior H, Spika J. Persistence of Escherichia coli O157:H7 in dairy cattle and the dairy farm environment. Epidemiol Infect. 1997 Oct;119(2):251-9. PubMed PMID: 9363025.]
 
<br />6 [http://www.who.int/mediacentre/factsheets/fs125/en/ World Health Organization EHEC fact sheet]
 
<br />7 [http://www.cdc.gov/ecoli/general/index.html CDC General Information on Escherichia coli]
 
<br />8 [http://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/rr5812a1.htm CDC Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report: Recommendations for Diagnosis of Shiga Toxin--Producing Escherichia coli Infections by Clinical Laboratories]
 
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