Dermatophilus congolensis


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Der·ma·toph·i·lus con·go·len·sis

(dĕr-mă-tof'i-lŭs kon-gō-len'sis),
A species of motile, nonacid fast, aerobic to facultatively anaerobic, gram-positive bacteria; the etiologic agent of dermatophilosis; also causes proliferative dermatitis.
[dermato- + G. philos, fond]
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Pustular dermatitis causad by Dermatophilus congolensis. J Clin Microbiol.
Ocorrencia da dermatofilose (Dermatophilus congolensis) em suinos criados no Estado de Sao Paulo, Brasil.
The smears from clinical samples stained with Giemsa revealed Dermatophilus congolensis as thin, branched septate filaments with multiple rows of spherical to ovoid cocci with typical 'rail road track arrangement of organisms' (Fig.
Prevalence in India of Dermatophilus congolensis infection in clinical specimens from animals and humans.
Dermatophilus congolensis infection (dermatophilosis) in animals and man.
Dermatophilus congolensis produces motile coccal zoospores and ability of individual strains to invade epidermis determining their virulence.
Dermatophilus congolensis causes Dermatophilosis / Streptothrichosis as an exudative, pustular dermatitis mainly affecting cattle and occasionally humans.
Branching filamentous Grampositive organisms with rows of coccoid cells, transversely and horizontally, characteristic of Dermatophilus congolensis were observed from direct smear (Fig.
Outbreaks of Dermatophilus congolensis infection in camels (Camelus dromedarius) from the Butana region in Eastern Sudan.
Serodiagnosis of Dermatophilus congolensis infection by counter immunoelectrophoresis.Vet.
Clinical and microbiological studies of Dermatophilus congolensis infection in cattle.
Dermatophilosis is caused by bacterium Dermatophilus congolensis is a gram-positive, pleomorphic bacteria.