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Synonyms for mucoid

any of several glycoproteins similar to mucin

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relating to or resembling mucus


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Mucoid and purulent nasal discharges are caused by the presence of foreign matter such as grasses or weeds in the nose - this usually results in sneezing and pawing at the nose when first inhaled but over time you may only see nasal discharge and occasional sneezing.
Mucoid discharge was present OS, along with mild chemosis and conjunctival hyperemia.
anthracis Colony on blood agar Mucoid and orange Gray-white to white Spore production - + (central) Motility + - Hemolysis on blood agar - - Penicillin susceptibility + + Catalase production + + Indole production - - Growth at 4[degrees]C + - Anaerobic growth + + Cutaneous infection Ulcer, black eschar, Eschar, malignant blister pustule Other infections None reported Intestinal anthrax, pulmonary anthrax, meningitis * +, present; -, absent.
Sputum, blood and urine cultures showed a growing a mucoid strain of Pseudomonas aeruginosa.
In addition, watery, mucoid or purulent discharge accompanies the picture.
The roles of biofilm matrix polysaccharide PsI in mucoid Pseudomonas aeruginosa biofilms.
Histologically, these tumours show a scant, loosely cellular proliferation consisting of stellate or spindle-shaped cells with a prominent mucoid intercellular substance.
This bacterium is particularly dangerous to CF patients because it releases toxins that damage the lungs and is capable of adapting a mucoid phenotype, which makes it highly resistant not only to antibiotics but to innate immunological defenses as well.
agglomerans Yellow pigment + Anaerobic growth + Motility + Mucoid growth + Growth at 37[degrees]C + Indole production + Nitrate reduction + 5% NaCl tolerance + Starch hydrolysis + Utilization of: Citrate + Mannose + Mannitol + Cellobiose - Lactose + Xylose + Sucrose + Ice uncleation + Table 11: Used tests to identifying Xanthomonas spp (Shaad et al.
An alternate theory states that some cysts could arise from mucoid or cystic degeneration of for merly solid tumors.
The archaeal digoxin and rutile induced magnesium depletion can lead MPS deposition and produce EMF, CCP, MNG and mucoid angiopathy [4].
The main clinical signs are diarrhoea, abdominal pain, and mucoid bloody stool with pus (2, 3).
Cultural, morphological, and biochemical characteristics of diazotrophic isolates +, Growth; -, no growth; Al, alkaline; Ac, acidic; W, weak SK01 SK02 Cultural Transparent, Transparent, mucoid, mucoid, round, entire, round, entire, raised, large raised, large, dew drop Shape Rods Rods Motility Slow motile Motile Metachromatic + + Catalase test + + Oxidase test - + Methyl red test - Nitrate reduction + + Nitrite reduction + + Citrate utilisation + (W) - Gelatin liquefaction + - Urease production + + Starch hydrolysis - - TSI agar (48 h) Al slant, Al slant, Ac butt Ac butt (w) [H.
aeruginosa mucoid conversion during CF and proved that PMNS and their oxygen byproducts may cause P.
The stroma surrounding these tumor cells contained a basophilic mucoid matrix.