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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Musher, "Antibiotic susceptibilities of genetically characterized Streptococcus milleri group strains," Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy, vol.
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.
Occurrence and pathogenicity of the Streptococcus milleri group.
Clinical and bacteriological significance of the Streptococcus milleri group in deep neck abscesses [article in Japanese].
Herein, we present a case of a recurrent, sclerosing orbital inflammatory pseudotumor due to limited Wegener granulomatosis (WG) that was complicated by opportunistic infection with the commensal bacteria Streptococcus anginosis, part of the Streptococcus milleri group (SMG) (S.
Streptococcus milleri group bacteraemia in North Yorkshire, England (1989-2000).
Beta-hemolytic Streptococcus milleri group misidentified as Streptococcus pyogenes on throat culture.
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