Streptococcus mitis

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Strep·to·coc·cus mi·tis

a bacterial species found in the human mouth, throat, and nasopharynx; ordinarily, it is not considered to be pathogenic, but this organism may be recovered from ulcerated teeth and sinuses, and blood and heart lesions in cases of subacute endocarditis.
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The biofilm plays an important role in the cause of tooth decay, the cariogenic microorganisms such as Streptococcus mutans, Streptococcus sanguis, Streptococcus salivarius, Streptococcus mitis, Streptococcus oralis and Lactobacillus acidophilus play a vital role in the etiology of the dental caries (11).
33) En un estudio realizado a partir de placa dental de ninos libres de caries, los autores identificaron una sobreabundancia de Streptococcus parasanguinis, Abiotrophia defectiva, Streptococcus mitis, Streptococcus oralis y Streptococcus sanguinis.
Kilian, "Population diversity and dynamics of Streptococcus mitis, Streptococcus oralis, and Streptococcus infantis in the upper respiratory tracts of adults, determined by a nonculture strategy," Infection and Immunity, vol.
1995) Determination of 16S rRNA sequences of Streptococcus mitis and Streptococcus gordonii and phylogenetic relationships among members of the genus Streptococcus.
For whole-genome sequencing of 9 Streptococcus mitis strains and 1 S.
AzaSite (azithromycin ophthalmic solution) 1% is indicated for the treatment of bacterial conjunctivitis in patients one year and older caused by CDC cornyeform group G, Haemophilus influenzae, Staphylococcus aureus, Streptococcus mitis group, and Streptococcus pneumoniae.
Streptococcus mitis is the most common of the estimated 500 species of bacteria that live in your mouth.
The etiologic microorganisms were Streptococcus pneumoniae, Streptococcus mitis, and Aspergillus fumigates.
Streptococcus mitis was the indicator microorganism.

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