morganella morganii: epidemiology of bacteremic disease.a retrospective review of microbiology records revealed 19 documented episodes of m. morganii bacteremia in 18 patients at a veterans administration hospital during a 5.5 year period. thirteen of 19 bacteremias were related to nosocomial infections; 11 of the 13 nosocomial bacteremias occurred in surgical patients. nine of the 13 patients with nosocomial bacteremia had received recent therapy with a beta-lactam antibiotic. the most common source of bacteremia was a postoperative wound infection ...19846561180
hospital cluster epidemic with morganella morganii.a cluster epidemic of 13 morganella morganii infections involving 11 patients occurred over a 3-month period in 1977. this epidemic was unusual in that it involved four services and five hospital floors. the outbreak was effectively terminated when strict asceptic techniques were reinforced.19817309851
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