Salmonella enterica serovar choleraesuis | definition of Salmonella enterica serovar choleraesuis by Medical dictionary
Salmonella enterica serovar choleraesuis
Sal·mo·nel·la en·ter·ic·a ser·o·var chol·er·ae·su·is (sal'mō-nel'ă en-ter'ik-ă sĕr'ō-vahr kōl-ĕr-ē'sū-is)
A bacterial species found in pigs, in which it is an important secondary invader in the viral disease hog cholera; does not occur as a natural pathogen in other animals; occasionally causes acute gastroenteritis and enteric fever in humans; it is the type species of the genus Salmonella.
References in periodicals archive
2008 Salmonella enterica serovar Choleraesuis
derivatives harbouring deletions in rpoS and phoP regulatory genes are attenuated in pigs, and survive and multiply in porcine intestinal macrophages and fibroblasts, respectively.
Large drug resistance virulence plasmids of clinical isolate of Salmonella enterica serovar Choleraesuis