Corynebacterium pseudodiphtheriticum

Cor·y·ne·bac·te·ri·um pseu·do·diph·the·ri·t'i·cum

a rarely pathogenic species found in normal throats.
Synonym(s): Hofmann bacillus
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aureus at these sites and that of a different bacterial species, Corynebacterium pseudodiphtheriticum, suggesting that the two organisms compete with each other and that C.
* CDC coryneform group G, Corynebacterium pseudodiphtheriticum
Corynebacterium pseudodiphtheriticum isolated from relevant clinical sites of infection: a human pathogen overlooked in emerging countries.
Seven patients with respiratory infections due to Corynebacterium pseudodiphtheriticum. Pathology.
Necrotizing tracheitis caused by Corynebacterium pseudodiphtheriticum: unique case and review.
Corynebacterium pseudodiphtheriticum pneumonia in an immunocompetent patient.
A case of Corynebacterium pseudodiphtheriticum nosocomial pneumonia.
(3) In these two studies, we found a total of 73 Corynebacterium isolates; Corynebacterium auris was the most common organism in patients with AOE, and Corynebacterium amycolatum and Corynebacterium pseudodiphtheriticum were the most common isolates in patients with middle ear infection.
To the Editor: Corynebacterium pseudodiphtheriticum has seldom been isolated from patients with upper respiratory tract infections and pneumonia.
Corynebacterium pseudodiphtheriticum: a respiratory tract pathogen in adults.
Native valve endocarditis due to Corynebacterium pseudodiphtheriticum. Clin Infect Dis 1992;15:1059-60.
Lung abscess involving Corynebacterium pseudodiphtheriticum in a patient with AIDS-related complex.

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