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Select Gram-positive Aerobic Bacteria

Robin Patel

in Mayo Clinic Infectious Diseases Board Review

Published on behalf of © Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research

Published in print January 2012 | ISBN: 9780199827626
Published online June 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780199929641 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199827626.003.0006

Series: Mayo Clinic Scientific Press

Select Gram-positive Aerobic Bacteria

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Select gram-positive aerobic bacteria are reviewed in this chapter. Gram-positive cocci such as staphylococci and streptococci are included. Specific organisms reviewed are Staphylococcus aureus, Streptococcus pyogenes, Streptococcus pneumoniae, and Streptococcus agalactiae. Gram-positive bacilli, such as Corynebacterium spp, Listeria monocytogenes, Bacillus spp, are also included.

Chapter.  2837 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Infectious Diseases

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