Peptostreptococcus micros

Pep·to·strep·to·coc·cus mi'cros

a bacterial species found in natural cavities of humans and other animals; it has been isolated from various pathologic conditions.
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Analysis revealed bacterial isolates including alphahemolytic Streptococcus, Streptococcus viridans, Peptostreptococcus micros, Gemella morbillorum, and Actinomyces odontolyticus.
99 Eubacterium brachy 99 Gemella haemolysans 99 Mycoplasma orale 95 Comamonas denitrificans 95 Prevotella tannerae 98 Peptostreptococcus micros 99 209 Abiotrophia defectiva 99 Acidobacteria sp.
actinomycetemcomitans 7,3 0,3 Eikenella corrodens 6,3 20,7 Prevotella intermedia 4,2 5,4 Bacteroides fragilis 4,6 00 Capnocytophaga sp 4,7 00 Campylobacter sp 7,2 7,5 Helicobacter pylori 2,5 6,3 Haemophilus aphrophilus 6,3 2,1 Eubacterium sp 5,6 6,3 Eubacterium nodatum 0,9 00 Actinomyces israelii 0,8 1,8 Actinomyces naeslundii 1 0,9 Peptostreptococcus anaerobius 1,3 00 Peptostreptococcus micros 2,3 0,3 Staphylococcus aureus 5,2 00 Streptococcus viridans 16,2 38,7 E.
constellatus), Bacteroides fragilis, Bacteroides thetaiotaomicron, Bacteroides uniformis, Bacteroides vulgatus, Clostridium perfringens, and Peptostreptococcus micros.
The top three organisms were Streptococcus species, Escherichia coli, and Peptostreptococcus micros.