Capnocytophaga ochracea

Capnocytophaga ochracea

A gram-negative, microaerophilic, CO2-requiring gliding bacillus, which is found in normal human microflora and an opportunistic pathogen. 

Clinical findings
C ochracea causes sepsis in immunocompromised patients and less severe infections—e.g., endometritis, endocarditis, peritonitis and septic arthritis—in the immunocompetent; sepsis in an immunocompetent patient is a case report rarity.
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Capnocytophaga ochracea, Fusobacterium periodonticum, Staphylococcus aureus y Veillonella parvula predominaron en pacientes con periodontitis agresiva.
Morganella morganii, Proteus mirabilis, Serratia marcescens, Pseudomonas aeruginosa, Shigella dysenteriae, Capnocytophaga ochracea and Citrobacter (7,8,9,10).
Most microorganisms involved in these disease are gramnegative bacilli, anaerobes (Porphyromonas gingivalis, Prevotella intermedia, Fusobacterium nucleatum, Campylobacter rectus) or capnophiles (Aggregatibacterium actinomycetemcomitans, Eikenella corrodens, Capnocytophaga ochracea .
ESBLs have been isolated from a wide variety of Enterobacteriaceae, Pseudomonas aeruginosa and Capnocytophaga ochracea (7-9).
Morganella morganni, Serratia marcescens, Shigella dysenteriae, Pseudomonas aeruginosa, Burkholderia cepacia y Capnocytophaga ochracea (10).
Morganella morganii, Serratia marcescens, Shigella dysenteriae, Pseudomonas aeruginosa, Burkholderia cepacia, and Capnocytophaga ochracea (3-9).