Stool: Salmonella enterica (Enteritidis) – Shipped November 01, 2021
A simulated stool collected from 70 year old traveller was sent to category A laboratories.
Participants were expected to identify Salmonella enterica and report susceptibility results to ampicillin, ciprofloxacin, and SXT.
MAIN EDUCATIONAL POINTS from M213-2
- Salmonella gastroenteritis is one of the most common forms of bacterial gastroenteritis.
- Isolation and typing of organisms are important for public health follow up.