Mycoplasma arthritidis

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Mycoplasma arthritidis

A pleomorphic, gram-negative, aerobic to facultatively anerobic bacteria that lacks cell walls. Mycoplasma arthritidis is a natural pathogen of rats, causing severe polyarthritis.
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