Citrobacter freundii

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Cit·ro·bac·ter freun·'di·i

a bacterial species found in water, feces, and urine; it is an inhabitant of the normal intestine, but it may occur in alimentary infections and in infections of the urinary tract, gallbladder, middle ear, and meninges; it is the type species of the genus Citrobacter.

Citrobacter freundii

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a genus of gram-negative, lactose fermenting rods, members of the Enterobacteriaceae. Found in water, feces and urine, and not considered to be animal pathogens.

Citrobacter freundii
have been identified as the cause of septicemic cutaneous ulcerative disease of turtles. The disease is characterized by cutaneous hemorrhage and ulceration, loss of claws and digits, flaccidity and paralysis.
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4%), Proteus mirabilis (2%) followed by Acinetobacter baumannii, Salmonella typhi, Citrobacter freundii and Enterobacter cloacae.
coli, Klebsiella pneumonia, Citrobacter freundii, Acinetobacter baumannii, and Proteus mirabilis isolated from urinary tract infection among type 2 diabetes mellitus patient.
Both results coincided identifying Salmonella enterica plus four other bacterial species: Citrobacter freundii, Enterobacter agglomerans, Pseudomona fluorescens and Escherichia coli.
Notable among them were Salmonella entritidis and Citrobacter freundii.
coli, seguido por Proteus vulgaris, P mirabilis y Citrobacter freundii (Cuadro 1).
The main findings of the results above are the Citrobacter freundii and the Klebsiella pneumoniae, and additional finding on this same result was that of markedly elevated fecal beta-glucuronidase.
2 0 0 0 0 50 100 Citrobacter freundii 1 0 0 0 0 100 100 Proteus vulgaris 1 100 100 100 100 100 100 Morganella morganii 1 0 0 100 0 100 100 Acinetobacter baumanii 1 0 0 0 0 0 100 Pseudomonas aeruginosa 1 0 0 0 0 100 100 Overall susceptibility 35 14 0 26 31 83 71 Gram-positive organisms, % CAM CIP CTX susceptibility S.
ATCC MICROBIOLOGICAL STRAINS USED FOR CHALLENGE TESTING Microorganisms ATCC Number Gram Negative Bacteria Pseudomonas aeruginosa 9027, 15442, 10145 Pseudomonas putida 12633, 49128 Pseudomonas fluorescens 13525 * Burkholderia cepacia 25416 Escherichia coli 8739,11229, 25922 Enterobacter gergoviae 33028 Enterobacter aerogenes 13048 Citrobacter freundii 8090 Klebsiella pneumoniae 13883, 4352 * Klebsiella oxytoca 13182 * Serratia liquefaciens 27592 Acinetobacter baumannii 19606 * Gram Positive Bacteria Staphylococcus epidermidis 12228, 14990 Staphylococcus aureus 6538 Yeast Candida albicans 10231 Saccharomyces cerevisiae 834 * Mold Aspergillus brasiliensis 16404 (formerly Aspergillus niger) * Reported only by a few respondents TABLE 3.
Asimismo, otras variantes de CTX-M se han identificado en varias regiones del pais, tal es el caso de CTX-M-1 y CTX-M-2 en cepas de Klebsiella pneumoniae en hospitales de Caracas, Sucre y Merida (10-12) y de CTX-M-14 y CTX-M-32 en Citrobacter freundii y E.
He found that the most common intestinal isolates in adult frogs were Citrobacter freundii and A.