S. hominis | definition of S. hominis by Medical dictionary
Staphylococcus hominis (redirected from S. hominis)
coagulase-negative staphylococcus indigenous to human and mammalian hosts.
A coagulase-negative species frequently recovered from skin. It is not consistently pathogenic for humans.
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After mouse experiments showed S. hominis
effective against S.
In 1998 the species was divided into two subspecies: S. hominis
capitis subsp capitis (n=2) S. hominis
subsp hominis (n=2) S.