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Vancomycin Resistant Enterococci (VRE)

Vancomycin-resistant Enterococci (VRE) are intestine-dwelling bacteria that have developed a resistance to most antibiotics commonly in use to combat intestine infections. As such, VRE infections are becoming more and more difficult to remove.


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