Providencia stuartii


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Prov·i·den·ci·a stu·ar·'ti·i

a bacterial species isolated from urinary tract infections and from small outbreaks and sporadic cases of diarrheal disease.

Prov·i·den·ci·a stu·ar·ti·i

(prov-i-den'sē-ă stū-ahr'tē-ī)
A bacterial species isolated from urinary tract infections and from small outbreaks and sporadic cases of diarrheal disease.
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Ethanol extract of (Cucurbitaceae); leaves against 42512/HNC Escherichia coli, Klebsiella pneumoniae, and providencia stuartii [17] Physalis peruviana Ethanol extract of L.
Providencia alcalifaciens, a food poisoning agent, causes diarrhoea [56] especially in children and Providencia stuartii is also linked to infective endocarditis [57].
Notes from the field: detection of blaNDM-1 carbapenem resistance in a clinical isolate of Providencia stuartii in a US/coalition medical facility --Afghanistan, 2011.
Blood cultures revealed Enterococcus faecalis, Enterobacter cloacae, Providencia stuartii, Corynebacterium spp., and a Gramnegative bacillus that was later identified as Ignatzschineria ureiclastica.
Enzymaticdegradation of urinary indoxyl sulfate by Providencia stuartii and Klebsiella pneumoniae causes the purple urine bag syndrome.
Enzymatic degradation of urinary indoxyl sulfate by Providencia stuartii and Klebsiella pneumoniae causes the purple urine bag syndrome.
(1988) reported the strongest correlation between PUBS and Providencia stuartii and Klebsiella pneumonia organisms.
In the identification exercise, the students were provided with a mixed culture containing laboratory Biosafety Level 1 stock cultures (i.e., Escherichia coli MM294; Carolina Biological Supply) and bacteria purchased from the American Type Culture Collection (Citrobacter freundii ATCC 8090, Enterobacter cloacae ATCC 23355, and Providencia stuartii ATCC 35031).
% Klebsiella pneumoniae 61 45,19 73 54,07 Escherichia coli 35 38,89 54 60,00 Enterobacter cloacae 10 25,00 30 75,00 Proteus mirabilis 0 0,00 15 100,00 Enterobacter aerogenes 4 57,14 3 42,86 Morganella morganii 1 16,67 5 83,33 Serratia marcescens 0 0,00 0 0,00 Klebsiella oxytoca 2 40,00 3 60,00 Citrobacter freundii 0 0,00 1 100,00 Citrobacter koseri (diversus) 0 0,00 1 100,00 Enterobacter agglomerans 0 0,00 1 100,00 Providencia stuartii 0 0,00 1 100,00 Proteus vulgaris 0 0,00 0 0,00 Proteus penneri 0 0,00 0 0,00 Totales 113 37,42 187 61,92 Microorganismo Hosp BLEE + BLEE - No.
freundii NDM-1 1 Providencia stuartii NDM-1 1 Proteus rettgeri NDM-1 1 VIM-type K.
On March 4, 2011, an isolate of Providencia stuartii obtained on January 26 from the blood of a burn patient in a U.S./ coalition medical facility in Bagram, Afghanistan, was found to have the [bla.sub.NDM-1] carbapenemase gene that confers resistance to antibiotics of the carbapenem family.

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