Clostridium tertium


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Clos·trid·i·um ter·'ti·um

a bacterial species found in wounds, but that is nonpathogenic for laboratory animals.
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Significance of Clostridium tertium bacteremia in neutropenic and nonneutropenic patients: review of 32 cases.
A cluster of seven cases of Clostridium tertium septicemia in neutropenic patients.
Clostridium tertium meningitis as the presenting sign of a meningocele in a twelve-year-old child.