chapter  7

Observations On Infantile Diarrhea Caused by Enteropathogenic Escherichia Coli

WithRalph A. Giannella

With respect to the question of human infantile diarrhea, my colleagues at the University of Cincinnati and Children’s Hospital Medical Center 1 and I have now identified and studied 25 infants with diarrhea caused by enteropathogenic E. coli serotype 0119, and I think these studies allow us to answer some of the questions concerning infantile diarrhea that have been frequently raised.