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1,238 Possible Causes for Gram-Positive Bacteria

  • Streptococcal Infection

    Vancomycin View full drug information Vancomycin acts by inhibiting proper cell wall synthesis in gram-positive bacteria.[emedicine.medscape.com] positive bacteria belonging to the family streptococcaceae.[icd10data.com] It is indicated for treatment of acute bacterial skin and skin structure infections caused by gram-positive bacteria including S aureus (including methicillin-susceptible[emedicine.medscape.com]

  • Enterococcus

    Such bacteria are GRAM POSITIVE, COCCOID and facultative ANAEROBES.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] It is a gram positive bacteria, which means that it has a rigid outer cell wall (gram positive means that it is stained by gram staining, which only happens if the bacteria[sciencing.com] , Animal Digestive System , Animal Intestine , Antibiotic Resistant , Biology , Color Manipulation , Commensalism , Digitally Generated Image , Facultatively Anaerobic , Gram-positive[istockphoto.com]

  • Pneumococcal Pneumonia

    Streptococcus pneumoniae, or pneumococcus, is a gram-positive bacteria responsible for many types of pneumococcal infections.[news-medical.net] Description The gram-positive, spherical bacteria, Streptococcus pneumoniae, is the cause of many human diseases, including pneumonia.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] Medicine, Florida Atlantic University; Affiliate Associate Professor of Medicine, University of Miami-Miller School of Medicine Pneumococcal infections are caused by the gram-positive[merckmanuals.com]

  • Pseudomembranous Colitis

    […] compound produced by the bacterium Streptomyces griseus. 6 Its primary mechanism of action is the inhibition of translocase (TL1), a key regulator of cell wall synthesis in Gram-positive[doi.org] , spore-forming bacteria.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] It has no activity against gram-negative bacteria.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Streptococcal Septicemia

    Approximately 45% of the cases of septicemia are due to gram-positive bacteria. Approximately 10% of the cases of septicemia are due to fungi, mainly the yeast Candida.[faculty.ccbcmd.edu] The Gram positive bacteria Streptococcus agalactiae (also called GBS), responsible for septicemia and meningitis in neonates also emerged during the seventies as a cause of[mendeley.com] However, S. dysgalactiae can also be group A. [1] S. pyogenes is a beta-hemolytic species of Gram positive bacteria that is responsible for a wide range of both invasive and[en.wikipedia.org]

  • Staphylococcal Pneumonia

    […] demonstrated extensive necrotizing pneumonia with abscess formation, coagulative necrosis, destruction of lung parenchyma, and red blood cell extravasation with multiple foci of Gram-positive[nature.com] Etiology Staphylococcal pneumonia is caused by the Gram-positive bacteria Staphylococcus sp. S. aureus is responsible for most cases of staphylococcal bronchopneumonia.[radiologykey.com] bacteria colonies seen in all sections examined ( Figures 1 and 2 ).[nature.com]

  • Staphylococcus Epidermidis Infection

    Category Infectious disease Brite Infectious diseases [BR: br08401 ] Bacterial infections Infections caused by Gram-positive bacteria H01401 Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus[genome.jp] Long believed to be predominantly due to Gram-negative bacteria, during the second half of the 20th century, Gram-positive bacteria, in particular Staphylococcus aureus, have[id-hub.com] […] resistant to our most powerful antibiotics have increased pressure on researchers to find alternative, more effective ways of fighting Staphylococcus.Staphylococci are spherical Gram-positive[bacmap.wishartlab.com]

  • Staphylococcus Aureus Infection

    These gram-positive , sphere-shaped (coccal) bacteria often cause skin infections but can cause pneumonia, heart valve infections, and bone infections.[msdmanuals.com] Gram-positive bacteria acquire resistance to beta-lactam antibiotics through the production of a protein called PBP2a, which is able to avoid the inhibitory effects of the[bcm.edu] These gram-positive, sphere-shaped (coccal) bacteria often cause skin infections but can cause pneumonia, heart valve infections, and bone infections.[merckmanuals.com]

  • Streptococcus Pyogenes Pneumonia

    Crystal violet - stains both gram negative and positive bacteria Gram's iodine - fixes the stain in gram positive bacteria Ethanol or acetone - washes the stain from gram[legacy.earlham.edu] Bacilli are almost exclusively gram-positive bacteria. [1] Ambiguity [ edit ] Several related concepts make use of similar words, and the ambiguity can create considerable[en.wikipedia.org] Both are: spherical, facultatively anaerobic gram-positive bacteria common members of the normal human microbiota capable of resisting many forms of important antibiotics[mrsaidblog.com]

  • Cytolytic Vaginosis

    Clindamycin will also have an inhibitory effect on Gram-positive bacteria, except the enterococci.[sexualhealthmedicine.com] Definition / general Presence of gram positive rods (lactobacilli) with cytolysis of intermediate cells Terminology Also known as bacillus vaginalis, bacillus Doderlein Epidemiology[pathologyoutlines.com] Lactobacilli are a pleomorphic, gram-positive, aerobic or a facultative anaerobic, non-spore forming organism ( 11 ).[ispub.com]

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