Streptococcus milleri group

Strep·to·coc·cus mil·ler·i group

(strep'tō-kok'ŭs mil'ler-ī grūp)
A term used to refer to the Streptococcus intermedius group, which contains three distinct streptococcal species: S. intermedius, S. constellatus, and S. anginosus. These bacteria are found in the human oral cavity and have been associated with a variety of infections including bacteremia, endocarditis, and central nervous system, oral, and thoracic infections.
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Clinically significant infections with organisms of the Streptococcus milleri group.
Streptococcus milleri group infection associated with digestive fistula in patients with vascular graft: report of seven cases and review.
Interaction between human polymorphonuclear leukocytes and Streptococcus milleri group bacteria.
Surface-associated properties of Streptococcus milleri group strains and their potential relation to pathogenesis.
Beta-hemolytic Streptococcus milleri group misidentified as Streptococcus pyogenes on throat culture.
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