Weeksella

Weeksella

(wēk-sel'a),
A genus of nonoxidative, aerobic gram-negative rods.

Week·sel·la

(wēk-sel'ă)
A bacterial genus of nonoxidative, aerobic, gram-negative rods.

Weeksella

a genus of gram-negative, glucose-non-fermenting bacteria which are normal flora of dogs and cats.
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Bergeyella zoohelcum (formerly known as Weeksella zoohelcum) is an uncommon zoonotic pathogen that causes acute cellulitis from dog and cat bites.
Bergeyella zoohelcum (formerly known as Weeksella zoohelcum), Capnocytophaga canimorsus and Capnocytophaga cynodegm, Fusobacterium spp.
Other bacterial organisms isolated from these wounds included Weeksella zoohelcum, Eikenella corrodens, Pasteurella multocida, Staphylococcus aureus, and Corynebacterium spp.