Gemella morbillorum


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Gemella morbillorum

a microaerophilic bacterium, formerly called Streptococcus morbillorum, that fails to produce β-hemolysis of blood agar and lacks distinguishing serogroup antigens; causes serious infections in some patients similar to those seen with viridans streptococci.
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Ge·mel·la mor·bil·lor·um

(jĕ-mel'ă mōr-bi-lō'rŭm)
A microaerophilic bacterium, formerly called Streptococcus morbillorum, which fails to produce β-hemolysis of blood agar and lacks distinguishing serogroup antigens; causes serious infections in some patients similar to those seen with viridans streptococci.
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Gemella morbillorum

(jĕ-mĕl′ă mŏr-bĭ-lōr′ŭm) [NL]
A gram-positive coccus formerly classified in the genus Streptococcus; it is a cause of septic arthritis, endocarditis, oral abscesses, and peritonitis.
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The gram-positive findings included Enterococcus faecium (n = 5), Staphylococcus epidermidis (n = 3), Streptococcus mitis (n = 2), Staphylococcus haemolyticus (n = 2), Streptococcus salivarius (n =1), and Gemella morbillorum (n = 1).
We report a case of spondylodiscitis caused by an uncommon pathogen, Gemella morbillorum (G.
- 18 Flavobacteriaceae Chryseobacterium indologenes - 20 Flavobacteriaceae Weeksella virosa - 21 Aerococcaceae Aerococcus viridans + 30 Enterococcaceae Enterococcus faecium + 20 Enterococcaceae Enterococcus durans + 22 Enterococcaceae Enterococcus casseliflavus + 21 Staphylococcaceae Gemella morbillorum + 20 Pseudomonadaceae Pseudomonas spp.
Maisawa, "Recurrent aortic valve endocarditis caused by Gemella morbillorum: report of a case and review of the literature," Japanese Circulation Journal, vol.
The microflora gained the following Gram(+) anaerobes: Bifidobacterium dentium, Bifidobacterium ovatus, Clostridium chauvoei, Gemella morbillorum, and Propionibacterium propionicum.
13.3 100 50 3 0.777 Gemella haemolysans 16.6 100 60 3 0.952 Gemella morbillorum 20 100 60 3 0.076 Enterococcus spp.
paucimobilis was detected both in the trial and control groups, whereas Micrococcus kristinae and Gemella morbillorum were found only in the control group.
1 2 0 Fusobacterium necrophorum 1 1 0 Gemella morbillorum 0 1 0 Veillonella spp.
Pyogenic liver abscess caused by Gemella morbillorum