Infectious Disease Compendium

Hafnia

Microbiology

Aerobic gram negative rod,  Hafnia alvei and Hafnia paralvei.

Epidemiologic Risks

Part of the human GI tract, it is relatively non pathogenic. May be more of an animal pathogen.

Syndromes

Same as E. coli.

Treatment

Same as E. coli.

Notes

More than anyone needs to know: (PubMed).

It may be naturally resistant to colisitin (PubMed)

Last update: 05/05/18