Pathogens
Enterobacter (Klebsiella) aerogenes

Enterobacter (Klebsiella) aerogenes

Susceptibilities

General Information

  • Piperacillin-tazobactam (uncomplicated infections)
  • Meropenem
  • TMP/SMX
  • Fluoroquinolones

Fermenting aerobic gram negative bacilli of the Enterobacteriales family

  • GI flora, especially in hospitalized patients

  • Infection usually in nosocomial setting

Nosocomial infections:

  • Pneumonia (HAP, VAP)
  • UTI
  • Wound infections
  • Prosthetic device and line infections