Arcanobacterium haemolyticum

Ar·can·o·bac·te·ri·um hae·mo·ly·ti·cum

a species that causes pharyngitis and chronic skin ulcers in humans and farm animals.

Arcanobacterium haemolyticum

Infectious disease A bacterial pathogen of adolescents and young adults that causes an exanthem similar to that caused by viruses, toxins, and drugs Clinical From mild pharyngitis to diphtheria-like with septicemia Treatment Antibiotics

Arcanobacterium haemolyticum

(ar-kā″nō-bak-tēr′ē-ŭm hē″mŏ-lit′ĭ-kŭm)
A species of gram-positive, facultatively anaerobic bacteria that grow well in carbon dioxide–enriched environments. They may cause several infectious diseases, including exudative pharyngitis/tonsillitis, osteomyelitis, and sepsis.

Ar·can·o·bac·te·ri·um hae·mo·ly·ti·cum

(ahr-kanō-bak-tērē-ŭm hēmō-liti-kŭm)
Species that causes pharyngitis and chronic skin ulcers in humans and farm animals.
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5,11] The predominance of diptheroids reflects the normal flora of the oral cavity, as does isolation of viridans streptococci and Arcanobacterium haemolyticum.
4) Other bacterial agents that occasionally cause pharyngitis and are reported when recovered include group B and C beta-hemolynic streptococci, Neisseria gonorrhoeae, Arcanobacterium haemolyticum, Corynebacterium diphtheriae, Chlamydia pneumoniae, and Mycoplasma spp.