Providencia stuartii

Prov·i·den·ci·a stu·ar·'ti·i

a bacterial species isolated from urinary tract infections and from small outbreaks and sporadic cases of diarrheal disease.

Prov·i·den·ci·a stu·ar·ti·i

(prov-i-den'sē-ă stū-ahr'tē-ī)
A bacterial species isolated from urinary tract infections and from small outbreaks and sporadic cases of diarrheal disease.


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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Complicated Intra-Abdominal Infections (cIAI) AVYCAZ, in combination with metronidazole, is indicated for the treatment of complicated intra-abdominal infections (cIAI) caused by the following susceptible microorganisms: Escherichia coli, Klebsiella pneumoniae, Proteus mirabilis, Providencia stuartii, Enterobacter cloacae, Klebsiella oxytoca, and Pseudomonas aeruginosa in patients 18 years or older.
Blood cultures on admission revealed several microbes: Enterococcus faecalis, Enterobacter cloacae, Providencia stuartii, Corynebacterium spp.
Enzymatic degradation of urinary indoxyl sulfate by Providencia stuartii and Klebsiella pneumoniae causes the purple urine bag syndrome.
Escherichia coli MM294; Carolina Biological Supply) and bacteria purchased from the American Type Culture Collection (Citrobacter freundii ATCC 8090, Enterobacter cloacae ATCC 23355, and Providencia stuartii ATCC 35031).
2-4) We describe a case of IE in a nursing home resident due to an uncommonly encountered agent, Providencia stuartii.
Multiple and repeated sets of blood and urine cultures subsequently returned positive for Providencia stuartii.
freundii NDM-1 1 Providencia stuartii NDM-1 1 Proteus rettgeri NDM-1 1 VIM-type K.
Urine culture grew Escherichia coli, sputum culture grew Pseudomonas aeruginosa, Providencia stuartii and E coli, and the culture from the sacral decubitus ulcer grew several organisms including methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus.
Piperacillin/Tazobactam (TZP2) and Escherichia coli, Morganella morganii, Proteus mirabilis, Proteus vulgaris, Providencia rettgeri, Providencia stuartii, Pseudomonas aeruginosa and Salmonella enterica
Among them, the Providencia stuartii and Proteus mirabilis isolates from Algeria were negative for qnrA1.
The ereA2 cassette was first described in Providencia stuartii (8) in a class 1 integron.
sakazakii, Providencia stuartii, Erwinia carotova, Micrococcus Luteus, and Serratia marcescens.

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