Proteus species

Proteus species genus of anaerobic and proteolytic Gram-negative bacilli; thrive under occlusive dressings; often complicate deep foot infection
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High rates of pyuria also were found in children whose urine had Proteus species and Enterobacter species uropathogens: 25 of 31 (81%) and 13 of 15 (87%), respectively.
Bacteriology results on lung samples revealed heavy growth of Klebsiella pneumoniae, and air sacs had heavy growth of Escherichia coli, Proteus species, and Enterococcus species.
Culture sensitivity discs for commonly used antibiotics (cephradine, ceftazidime, cefotaxime, cefexime, ciprofloxacin, levofloxacin, amikacin, tazocin, meronem and gentamicin) were used against the most commonly isolated microorganisms (Pseudomonas aeruginosa, Staphylococcus aureus, Proteus species and Morganella morgagni).
The most common causal organisms isolated were Staphylococcus aureus (36%), Proteus species (32%), followed by Pseudomonas aeruginosa (24%), and Coagulase-negative Staphylococcus (20%) (Table 2).
16) Proteus species most frequently cause UT infections, with Proteus mirabilis producing 90% of the cases.
For selective enrichment, Lab M's Mueller Kaufmann Tetrathionate Novobiocin Broth (MKTTn) is formulated to inhibit the growth of Proteus species and allow Salmonellae to thrive.
For selective enrichment, proprietary Mueller Kaufmann Tetrathionate Novobiocin Broth is formulated to inhibit the growth of Proteus species.
The isolates included Escherichia coli, Klebsiella species, Enterobacter species, Citrobacter species, Proteus species, Providencia species, Acinetrobacter species, Alcaligenes species and Pseudomonas aeruginosa.
coli (38%), followed by Klebsiella species (22%), Enterococcus faecalis (8%) and Proteus species (7%).
5%), 4 as Hemophilus species (10%), 3 as Proteus species (7.