streptococcus

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  • noun

Synonyms for streptococcus

spherical Gram-positive bacteria occurring in pairs or chains

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It was not known who received the results of the initial CBC, which indicated the presence of Beta-Hemolytic Streptococci Group B, or what actions were, or were not taken, with respect to the newborn's condition.
Culture of fluid from the left hip showed growth of beta-hemolytic streptococci group C.
Specifically, it is a strain of the so-called group A streptococcus, a member of the family of beta-hemolytic streptococci, so named because of the type of reaction they produce in laboratory cultures.
Study conclusions: Year 2011 SENTRY Program surveillance results for dalbavancin (DAL) document sustained potent activity against Staphylococcus aureus (SA), coagulase-negative staphylococci (CoNS), beta-hemolytic streptococci (HS), viridans gr.
Potent in vitro activity against a broad range of respiratory pathogens, including pneumococci, beta-hemolytic streptococci, staphylococci, Haemophilus, Legionella, Mycoplasma, Moraxella and Chlamydophila
Today, the most common causative agents are beta-hemolytic streptococci.
Prevalence of beta-hemolytic streptococci carrier rate among schoolchildren in Salem.
Baddour LM and the Infectious Diseases Society of America's Emerging Infections Network: Infective endocarditis caused by beta-hemolytic streptococci.
Surveillance of JNJ-Q2 Activity Tested Against Staphylococcus aureus and Beta-Hemolytic Streptococci as a Component of the 2010 Sentry Antimicrobial Surveillance Program.
The aerobic culture grew few alpha-hemolytic streptococci, occasional beta-hemolytic streptococci (not group A or B), rare Staphylococcus aureus, and rare Candida albicans.
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