Xanthomonas maltophilia

Xan·tho·mo·nas mal·to·phil·i·a

Avoid the misspelling/mispronunciation maltophila.
a bacterial species found primarily in clinical specimens but also in water, milk, and frozen food. A frequent cause of infections in hospitalized and immunocompromised humans, it is resistant to many commonly used antibiotics; formerly called Pseudomonas maltophilia. See: Stenotrophomonas maltophilia.

Xanthomonas maltophilia

a species of Xanthomonas bacteria commonly found in water, milk, and frozen food and in the upper respiratory tract, blood, and urine of humans. It is an opportunistic cause of infections in hospitalized and immunocompromised patients. This organism has been reclassified as Stenotrophomonas maltophilia. Also called Pseudomonas maltophilia.

Xan·tho·mo·nas mal·to·phil·i·a

Avoid the misspelling/mispronunciation maltophila. (zan'thō-mō'naz mal'tō-fil'ē-ă)
Bacterial species found primarily in clinical specimens but also in water, milk, and frozen food. A frequent cause of infections in hospitalized and immunocompromised humans, resistant to many commonly used antibiotics.
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