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Related to Clostridium septicum: Clostridium sordellii, Clostridium novyi
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Synonyms for clostridium

spindle-shaped bacterial cell especially one swollen at the center by an endospore

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Clostridium septicum is a large, Gram-positive, aerotolerant, gas-producing bacillus with subterminal spores.
Clostridium chauvoei, Clostridium septicum, Clostridium perfringens, Clostridium novyi, Clostridium Sordellii, por exemplo, estao relacionados a ocorrencia de mionecroses, representadas pelo carbunculo sintomatico e gangrena gasosa.
Phylogenetic positions of Clostridium chauvoei and Clostridium septicum based on 16S rRNA gene sequences.
In relation to tumors, the majority of cases have isolated Clostridium septicum, although many others have been described.
The study demonstrates that AGRASTIM[R] can safely and effectively replace antibiotics in the feed of turkeys that have been severely challenged by Clostridium septicum, the bacterium most commonly responsible for the condition known as gangrenous dermatitis or cellulitis.
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