Photobacterium damsela

Photobacterium damsela

(fō″tō-băk-tēr′ē-ŭm dăm′sĕl-ă) [″ + ″]
A gram-negative bacillus formerly classified in the genus Vibrio. It is a cause of fulminant wound infections.
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Two cases of fatal necrotizing fasciitis caused by Photobacterium damsela in Japan.
Molecular fingerprinting of strains of Yersinia ruckeri serovar O1 and Photobacterium damsela subsp.
FloR was first identified in Photobacterium damsela, a bacterium found in fish (5).