Corynebacterium xerosis

Cor·y·ne·bac·te·ri·um xe·ro·'sis

a bacterial species found in normal and diseased conjunctiva; there is no evidence that this organism is pathogenic.
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pyogenes (ATCC-12384), Streptococcus pneumoniae (ATCC-6301), Acinetobacter calcoaceticus (ATCC-9956), Enterococcus faecalis (ATCC-49149), Escherichia coli (ATCC-4157), Pseudomonas aeruginosa (ATCC 9742), Propionobacterium acne (ATCC-11828) and laboratory isolates of Corynebacterium xerosis (conjunctival swab), Nocardia asteroides (canalicular pus), Actinomyces spp.
Pierre Fabre's Avene jumped in with Regulierendes Deo Roll-on, which relies on complex crystals and Deolite complex to combat the corynebacterium xerosis bacterium that causes unpleasant odors.
Multiresistant Corynebacterium xerosis as a cause of pneumonia in a patient with acute leukemia.
Most Corynebacterium xerosis strains identified in the routine clinical laboratory correspond to Corynebacterium amycolatum.