Staphylococcus haemolyticus(redirected from S. haemolyticus)
coagulase-negative staphylococcus indigenous to human and mammalian hosts.
A coagulase-negative Staphylococcus species that primarily infects premature neonates and patients being treated for cancer or other immune-suppressing conditions. The species can also cause meningitis; infections of the skin, soft tissue, or prosthetic joints; or bacteremia. It is frequently resistant to multiple common antibiotics.
See also: Staphylococcus