Providencia


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Providencia

 [prov″ĭ-den´shah]
a genus of gram-negative, facultatively anaerobic, motile, rod-shaped bacteria, occurring in normal urine and feces. Organisms are potential pathogens associated with urinary tract and secondary tissue infections. P. stuar´tii causes nosocomial infections and is a major agent in burn infections.

Providencia

(prov'i-den'sē-ă),
A genus of motile, peritrichous, non-spore-forming, aerobic or facultatively anaerobic bacteria (family Enterobacteriaceae) containing gram-negative rods. These organisms do not hydrolyze urea nor produce hydrogen sulfide; they produce indole and grow on Simmons citrate medium. They do not decarboxylate lysine, arginine, or ornithine. These organisms occur in specimens from extraintestinal sources, particularly urinary tract infections; they have also been isolated from small outbreaks and sporadic cases of diarrheal disease. The type species is Providencia alcalifaciens.

Prov·i·den·ci·a

(prov-i-den'sē-ă)
A genus of motile, peritrichous, non-spore-forming, aerobic, or facultatively anaerobic bacteria containing gram-negative rods. These organisms occur particularly in urinary tract infections and in small outbreaks and sporadic cases of diarrheal disease.

Prov·i·den·ci·a

(prov-i-den'sē-ă)
A genus of motile, peritrichous, non-spore-forming bacteria that occur in urinary tract infections.

Providencia

a genus of gram-negative, non-lactose-fermenting enterobacteria; occasionally isolated from diseased animals.

Providencia heimbachae
isolated from penguin feces and an aborted bovine fetus.
Providencia stuartii
identified as a cause of severe enteritis in newborn calves.
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