Antibiotic-associated diarrhea is typically associated with Clostridium difficile . However, Staphylococcus aureus has also been described as a cause of antibiotic-associated enterocolitis and diarrhea and is likely an underrecognized etiology. We present a case of enterocolitis and urinary tract infection caused by methicillin-resistant S. aureus following antibiotic treatment.
Lane, A. B., Copeland, N. K., Onmus-Leone, F., & Lawler, J. V. (2018). Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus as a Probable Cause of Antibiotic-Associated Enterocolitis . Case Reports in Infectious Diseases, 2018, 1–3. https://doi.org/10.1155/2018/3106305