Yersiniosis (Yersinia enterocolitica) - Minnesota Dept. of Health

Yersiniosis (Yersinia species)

Yersiniosis is an infectious disease caused by enteric bacteria of the genus Yersinia. In the United States, most human illness is caused by one species, Y. enterocolitica. Y. enterocolitica is a relatively infrequent cause of diarrhea and abdominal pain.

    Preventing Yersiniosis
    Learn how to minimize your risk of Yersinia enterocolitica infection.

      Reporting Yersiniosis
      Healthcare providers and clinical laboratories are required to report cases and suspect cases to the Minnesota Department of Health.

Updated Tuesday, 29-Jan-2019 15:48:20 CST