Streptococcus milleri

Streptococcus milleri

a term used to refer to the Streptococcus intermedius group, which contains three distinct streptococcal species including Streptococcus intermedius, Streptococcus constellatus, and Streptococcus anginosus. These bacteria are found in the human oral cavity and have been associated with a variety of infections including bacteremia; endocarditis; and CNS, oral, and thoracic infections.

Strep·to·coc·cus mil·ler·i

(strep'tō-kok'ŭs mil'ler-ī)
Streptococcus intermedius group found in human oral cavity and associated with infections including bacteremia, endocarditis, and central nervous system, oral, and thoracic infections.
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Streptococcus milleri causing treatable infection in perineal hidradenitis suppurativa.
During the procedure, neurosurgeons obtained approximately 40 ml of pus for bacteriologic culture, which grew Proteus mirabilis and Streptococcus milleri.
Seven-year review of bacteremia caused by Streptococcus milleri and other viridans streptococci.
2) Other reported causes include Streptococcus pneumoniae, methicillin-sensitive S aureus, Streptococcus milleri, Fusobacterium nucleatum, Mycobacterium avium-intracellulare, Burkholderia cepacia, blastomycosis, and lymphoma.
Streptococcus milleri infections and abscesses in the head and neck region have been previously reported, but there is still a dearth of clinical literature on this topic.
Microbiological analysis of the pus revealed Streptococcus milleri.
Incidence and characterization of beta-hemolytic Streptococcus milleri and differentiation from S.
7) The most common aerobic and facultative anaerobic organisms isolated were Streptococcus pyogenes (~45%), Streptococcus milleri (~26%), Haemophilus influenzae (~10%), and viridans group streptococci (~10%).

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