Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome (HUS)

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Feb 15, 2021

News Scan for Feb 15, 2021

Trial for resistant-TB drug
Listeria cheese outbreak
Hemolytic uremic syndrome in children
Feb 26, 2016

News Scan for Feb 26, 2016

Saudi MERS cases
Local dengue in Uruguay
MCR-1 in Tunisia
Antibiotics, HUS, and E coli
Polio in Laos
Dec 08, 2015

News Scan for Dec 08, 2015

H7N9 vaccine
Microcephaly in Brazil
HUS treatment
Korean respiratory outbreak
Health worker safety
Jul 15, 2015

Food Outbreak Scan for Jul 15, 2015

Salmonella from raw fish
A decade of E coli O157 data
Mar 29, 2013

E coli outbreak linked to frozen snacks sickens 24 in 15 states

(CIDRAP News) – Federal and state health officials are investigating a multistate Escherichia coli O121 outbreak that has so far sickened 24 people in 15 states and sparked a recall of a New York company's frozen chicken quesadillas and other snacks.

Resources & Literature

Recent Literature

Brown CC, Garcia X, Bhakta RT, et al. Severe acute neurologic involvement in children with hemolytic-uremic syndrome. Pediatrics 2021 2021 Mar;147(3):e2020013631

Brown CC, Garcia X, Bhakta RT, et al. Severe acute neurologic involvement in children with hemolytic-uremic syndrome. Pediatrics 2021 Feb 1;147(2):e2020013631

Brusa V, Costa M, Padola NL, et al. Quantitative risk assessment of haemolytic uremic syndrome associated with beef consumption in Argentina. PLoS One 2020 (published online Nov 13)

Lee K, Iguchi A, Uda K, et al. Whole-genome sequencing of Shiga toxin–producing Escherichia coli OX18 from a fatal hemolytic uremic syndrome case. Emerg Infect Dis (Dispatch) 2021 May;27(5)

Sawyer C, Vishram B, Jenkins C, et al. Epidemiological investigation of recurrent outbreaks of haemolytic uraemic syndrome caused by Shiga toxin-producing Escherichia coli serotype O55:H7 in England, 2014-2018. Epidemiol Infect 2021 (published online Apr 19)

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