Table 3

Common STEC serotypes discussed in this review a

O serogroupH antigen(s)eaeSeropathotype b HCHUS c
O26NM, H11+B++
O45NM+B+
O91NM, H21C++
O103NM, H2+B++
O111NM, H8+B++
O113H21C++
O121H19+B++
O145NM, H25, H28+B++
O157NM, d H7+A++
  • a HC, hemorrhagic colitis; HUS, hemolytic uremic syndrome.

  • b See reference 248.

  • c See references 185, 186, and 871.

  • d Sorbitol fermenting.