Mobiluncus


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Mobiluncus

/Mo·bi·lun·cus/ (mo″bĭ-lung´kus) a genus of gram-negative, anaerobic bacteria, frequently isolated from women with bacterial vaginosis.

Mobiluncus

A genus of gram-positive, curvilinear anaerobic bacteria (including Mobiluncus curtisii and M mulieris) that have spinning motility, which are found in the vagina, associated with Gardnerella vaginalis and implicated in bacterial vaginosis.

Mobiluncus

A genus of gram-positive, curved bacteria with spinning motility, implicated in bacterial vaginosis

Mobiluncus

(mō″bĭ-lŭngk′ŭs) [L. mobilis, motile + uncus]
A genus of anaerobic motile bacteria shaped like a curved rod. It can be isolated from vaginal fluid samples in patients with bacterial vaginosis.
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vaginalis and granulomas, in the assessment of lactobacillus count and morphology, detection of mobile forms of Mobiluncus in direct smear, assessment of cytological inflammation features, and assessment for the presence of Trichomonas vaginalis, and cytopathic effects of C.
The OSOM BV Blue by Seklsui Diagnostics, is a rapid test that detects sialidase activity in a vaginal sample from the following bacterial pathogens: Gardnerella, Bacteroides, Prevotella, and Mobiluncus.
BV is due to replacement of normal vaginal flora by anaerobic bacterial overgrowth, including Prevotella sp, Mobiluncus sp, G.
2,5,6,7,8) It has a polymicrobial aetiology that includes Gardnerella vaginalis, Mycoplasma hominis, and various obligate anaerobes like Bacteroides, Prevotella, Porphyromonas, Peptostreptococcus, Peptococcus, Veillonella, Eubacterium, Mobiluncus, (5,6,8,9) Peptoniphilus, and Fusobacterium.
La vaginosis bacteriana (VB) se define como una alteracion de la flora vaginal (1), en la cual hay disminucion de los lactobacilos y aumento de bacterias anaerobias y de otros microorganismos como la Gardnerella vaginalis, el Mobiluncus sp.
In chronic suppurating lesions, anaerobic species (Prevotella, Porphyromonas, Anaerococcus, and Mobiluncus spp.
The RT-RPA assay did not detect the genomic DNA of the 13 following bacteria: Lactococcus lactis, Streptococcus pyogenes, Bifidobacterium breve, Anaerococcus lactolyticus, Acinetobacter baumannii, Bordetella pertussis, Bacteroides fragilis, Mobiluncus mulieris, Mobiluncus curtisii subsp.
Prevalence of Mobiluncus spp Among Women With and Without Bacterial Vaginosis as Detected by Polymerase Chain Reaction.
En un alto porcentaje es causada por Trichomonas vaginalis, Candida albicans y secundariamente, por bacterias causantes de la vaginosis bacteriana tales como: Gardnerella vaginalis, Mycoplasma hominis, Ureaplasma urealyticum, por anaerobios como Prevotella, Mobiluncus, Bacteroides y Peptoestreptococcus (4, 5).
Contagem de morfotipos de Mobiluncus sp e concentracao de leucocitos em esfregacos vaginais de pacientes com vaginose bacteriana.