Proteus mirabilis(redirected from P.mirabilis)
a bacterial species found in putrid meat, infusions, and abscesses; a cause of urinary tract infections associated with formation of renal and bladder calculi.
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Proteus mirabilisMicrobiology A gram-negative pathogen linked to UTIs, wound infections Habitat P mirabilis may be found in water,
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Pro·te·us mi·ra·bi·lis(prō'tē-ŭs mi-rab'i-lis)
A bacterial species widely recognized as a human pathogen commonly recovered from urinary, wound, and bacteremic infections. Recognized in the laboratory by its characteristic "swarming"colony morphology on blood agar.
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