The Indian Journal of Pediatrics

, Volume 52, Issue 5, pp 533–536 | Cite as

EnteropathogenicE. coli in infantile diarrhea in a rural area

  • R. P. Fule
  • D. V. Kaundinya
Original Articles


A total of 54 (27·55 per cent) enteropathogenic E. coli (EPEC) were isolated from 260 cases of infantile diarrhea with preponderance of serotype 055 (27 strains), followed by 0127 (13 strains), 0124 (11 strains) and 020 (three strains). Other EPEC serotypes were not isolated.

Key words

E. coli EPEC in infantile diarrhea 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • R. P. Fule
    • 1
  • D. V. Kaundinya
    • 1
  1. 1.Swami Ramanand Teerth Rural Medical College and HospitalAmbajogai

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