Elizabethkingia meningoseptica


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Elizabethkingia meningoseptica

(i-liz″ă-bĕth-king′ē-ă mĕ-ning″gō-sep′tĭ-kă)
[Elizabeth O. King, 20th-cent. U.S. microbiologist]
An aerobic, gram-negative, nonmotile, yellow rod-shaped bacterium found extensively in nature. It sometimes causes opportunistic infections in immunocompromised hosts.
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Draft genome sequences of Elizabethkingia meningoseptica. Genome Announc.
Blood culture grew Elizabethkingia meningoseptica, and was started on sensitive antibiotics (vancomycin).
Additionally, several bacterial isolates identified as opportunistic pathogens show resistance to different antibiotics, for example, Aeromonas hydrophila (Amp and Amp/Sbt), Achromobacterxylosoxidans (Amp/Sbt, Gen, Na, and Nit) Serratia marcescens (Cef and Nit), Elizabethkingia meningoseptica (Amp, Amp/Sbt, PpC/Tzba, Gen, and Nit), and Pseudomonas fluorescens (Amp, Amp/Sbt, Na, and Nit) (Table 2).
52 Elizabethkingia meningoseptica 39 streptococcus pneumoniae 32 Burkholdena cepacia 32 Strenotophomonas maltophilia 24 S.
Genome of the carbapenemase-producing clinical isolate Elizabethkingia miricola EM_CHUV and comparative genomics with Elizabethkingia meningoseptica and Elizabethkingia anophelis: evidence for intrinsic multidrug resistance trait of emerging pathogens.
We hereby describe the clinical and epidemiological features and, outcomes of nine patients with Elizabethkingia meningoseptica infections in two hospitals over a 2-year period.
16S rRNA gene-based identification of Elizabethkingia meningoseptica (Flavobacteriales: Flavobacteriaceae) as a dominant midgut bacterium of the Asian malaria vector Anopheles stephensi (Dipteria: Culicidae) with antimicrobial activities.
Elizabethkingia meningoseptica meningitis in an immunocompetent adult: rapid bacteriologic diagnosis by MALDI-TOF mass spectrometry.
Answer to photo quiz: Elizabethkingia meningoseptica. J Clin Microbiol.
Draft genome sequence of Elizabethkingia meningoseptica isolated from a traumatic wound.
isolated Enterobacteriaceae Klebsiella pneumoniae 11 Enterobacter cloacae 3 Enterobacter aerogenes 2 Proteus mirabilis 2 Escherichia coli 1 Serratia marcescens 1 Non-Enterobacteriaceae: gram-negative nonfermenters Pseudomonas aeruginosa 20 Acinetobacter baumannii 17 Stenotrophomonas maltophilia 13 Elizabethkingia meningoseptica 3 Wautersiella falsenii 1 Enterococci Enterococcus gallinarum 4 Enterococcus faecalis 1 * CHROMagar, Paris, France.