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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pneumoniae Other members of Streptococcus mitis group may also give a positive result.
For whole-genome sequencing of 9 Streptococcus mitis strains and 1 S.
Streptococcus mitis is the most common of the estimated 500 species of bacteria that live in your mouth.
6%, is indicated for the treatment of bacterial conjunctivitis in patients one year and older, caused by susceptible isolates of the following bacteria: CDC coryneform group G, Corynebacterium pseudodiphtheriticum*, Corynebacterium striatum*, Haemophilus influenzae, Moraxella lacunata*, Staphylococcus aureus, Staphylococcus epidermidis, Staphylococcus hominis*, Staphylococcus lugdunensis*, Streptococcus mitis group, Streptococcus oralis, Streptococcus pneumoniae, Streptococcus salivarius.
of Isolates Aerobic and facultative Gram-positive cocci GABHS 22 Viridans streptococci 24 Streptococcus nonspeciated 6 Micrococcus species 9 Coagulase negative Staphylococcus 3 Staphylococcus aureus 2 Streptococcus mitis 1 Gram-negative cocci Neisseria species (nonpathogenic) 6 Gram-negative bacilli Eikenella species 2 Haemophilus parainfluenzae 2 Haemophilus influenzae (nontypeable) 1 Klebsiella pneumoniae 1 Gram-negative bacilli (nonlactose fermenter) 1 Gram-positive bacilli Corynebacterium species 4 Total number of aerobes 84 Anaerobic Anaerobic cocci Peptostreptococcus species 2 Gram-negative bacilli Prevotella species 8 Prevotella intermedia 2 Bacteroides species 2 Fusobacterium varium 2 Prevotella oralis 1 Total number of anaerobes 17
AzaSite([R]) (azithromycin ophthalmic solution) 1% is indicated for the treatment of bacterial conjunctivitis in patients one year and older caused by the following organisms: CDC coryneform group G, Haemophilus influenzae, Staphylococcus aureus, Streptococcus mitis group, and Streptococcus pneumoniae.
2 Viridans streptococci 5 Streptococcus agalactiae 4 Streptococcus anginosus 4 Streptococcus gordonii 2 Streptococcus gallolyticus ([dagger]) 2 Streptococcus mitis 2 Streptococcus dysgalactiae 1 Streptococcus oralis 1 Streptococcus difficilis ([dagger]) 1 Streptococcus pneumonia 1 Streptococcus sinensis ([dagger]) 1 Streptococcus spp.
Recent studies have shown the PBP 2b genes of some pneumococci have been obtained from Streptococcus mitis.
Indication: AZASITE([R]) (azithromycin ophthalmic solution) 1% is indicated for the treatment of bacterial conjunctivitis in patients one year and older caused by the following organisms: CDC coryneform group G*, Haemophilus influenzae, Staphylococcus aureus, Streptococcus mitis group, and Streptococcus pneumoniae.
Retropharyngeal cultures grew methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus epidermidis and Streptococcus mitis.

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