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Synonyms for coccus

any spherical or nearly spherical bacteria

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Identification of gram-positive coccal and coccobacillary vancomycin-resistant bacteria.
That the non-acid-fast coccal forms could appear as single, double, or as densely-packed round forms.
The activity I was most looking forward to was going to Coccal Gracias, site of the local dump and community outreach project.
37 $0 Meningococcal Meningitis, meningo Conjugate coccal infections *$82.
and no Part B deductible for flu or pneumo- coccal vaccinations.
Evidence against the practicality and cost-effectiveness of a gram-positive coccal selective plate for routine urine cultures.
Strain KOR-1 was microscopically distinguished with rod shape compared with coccal shape of other isolated methanogens.
The non mannitol fermenting gram positive coccal isolates which reacted slowly to Voges-Proskauer reaction and produced non pigmented colonies, double zone hemolysis on blood agar were suggestive of Staphylococcus pseudintermedius (Calvo et al.