Corynebacterium diphtheriae

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Synonyms for Corynebacterium diphtheriae

a species of bacterium that causes diphtheria

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Caption: Diphtheria skin lesion on a patient's lower leg caused by Corynebacterium diphtheriae. C.
Multilocus sequence typing identifies evidence for recombination and two distinct lineages of Corynebacterium diphtheriae. J Clin Microbiol.
Hamilton et al., "Colonisation with toxigenic corynebacterium diphtheriae in a scottish burns patient, june 2015," Eurosurveillance, vol.
The genus contains the species Corynebacterium diphtheriae and the nondiphtherial Corynebacterium, collectively referred to as diphtheroids.
Diphtheria is caused by Corynebacterium diphtheriae primarily affecting mucous membrane of upper airways.
Anacardics would be much more effective in killing decay bacteria than fluoride and without the dangerous side effects.(2) This would be especially valuable since these medicines would probably prove to be valuable against other gram positive diseases such as acne, leprosy, Streptococci, Staphylococcus aureus, anthrax, Listeria monocytogenes, Actinomyces naeslundii, Corynebacterium diphtheriae, Streptococcus agalactiae, Propionibacterium spp., and maybe even tuberculosis as well.
Based on the available clinical records, some of the earliest documented outbreaks caused by the contamination of milk and other dairy products were probably due to infections with Campylobacter spp, (5) Salmonella typhi, (6) Corynebacterium diphtheriae, (7) or Streptococcus pyogenes, (8) although most germs had not yet been isolated at that time.
The most common infective cause of laryngeal webs worldwide is Corynebacterium diphtheriae infection3.
A positive strain of 'corynebacterium diphtheriae', the bacterium which causes diphtheria, was found.
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