Shigella sonnei


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Shi·gel·la son·ne·i

a species causing dysentery, sometimes milder than that caused by other species. The most common species of S. that causes disease in the U.S.
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Shigella sonnei

Shigella group D Microbiology The most commonly isolated, least virulent Shigella serotype
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Shi·gel·la son·ne·i

(shē-gel'lă son'ē-ī)
A bacterial species causing mild dysentery and also summer diarrhea in children.
Synonym(s): Sonne bacillus.
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Shiga,

Kiyoshi, Japanese bacteriologist, 1870-1957.
Shigella boydii - a species found in feces of symptomatic individuals.
Shigella dysenteriae - a species causing dysentery in humans and in monkeys. Synonym(s): Shiga bacillus; Shiga-Kruse bacillus
Shigella flexneri - a species found in the feces of symptomatic individuals and of convalescents or carriers; the most common cause of dysentery epidemics and sometimes of infantile gastroenteritis. Synonym(s): Flexner bacillus; paradysentery bacillus
Shigella sonnei - a species causing mild dysentery and also summer diarrhea in children. Synonym(s): Sonne bacillus
Shigella - a genus of nonmotile, aerobic to facultatively anaerobic bacteria (family Enterobacteriaceae), all of whose species produce dysentery.
Shiga bacillus - Synonym(s): Shigella dysenteriae
Shiga-Kruse bacillus - Synonym(s): Shigella dysenteriae
shigellosis - bacillary dysentery caused by bacteria of the genus Shigella.
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Shi·gel·la son·ne·i

(shē-gel'lă son'ē-ī)
Bacterial species causing dysentery, sometimes milder than that caused by other species.
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We found 18 reported adult cases of Shigella sonnei bacteremia in literature.
Rahman, "Possible transfer of plasmid mediated third generation cephalosporin resistance between Escherichia coli and Shigella sonnei in the human gut," Infection, Genetics and Evolution, vol.
The prepared compounds were tested against Shigella sonnei, Escherichia coli, Klebsiella species, Staphylococcus aureus, Bacillus subtilis, and Salmonella typhimurium microorganisms.
coli ATCC 43894 89.10 90.58 99.93 E.coli 0111:H-- 89.75 91.07 99.57 E.coli O104:H4 89.16 89.78 98.62 E.coli 0121:H19 89.99 90.31 99.06 E.coli SM25(1) * 89.32 89.86 99.13 E.coli KL48(2) * 89.24 90.00 99.35 Shigella sonnei 89.47 84.65 98.84 Streptomyces sp.
dysenteriae), Shigella flexneri, Shigella sonnei, and Shigella boydii are the four species that comprise the Shigellae genus and are divided into over 45 serotypes depending on the structure of the O antigen component of their outer membrane lipopolysaccharide (1), (3).
The bacteria included Staphylococcus aureus NCTC 6571, Pseudomonas aeruginosa ATCC 15442, Plesiomonas shigelloides ATCC 51903, Helicobacter pylori ATCC 43526, Streptococcus pyogenes ATCC 49399, Aeromonas hydrophila ATCC 35654, Shigella sonnei ATCC 29930, and Salmonella Typhimurium ATCC 13311.
They believe pupils at Cross Lane Primary and Nursery School have been hit by shigella sonnei gastroenteritis.
They were: Bacillus cereus, Bacillus megaterium, Bacillus subtilis, Staphylococcus aureus, Escherichia coli, Pseudomonas aeruginosa, Salmonella paratyphi, Salmonella typhi, Shigella dysenteriae, Shigella sonnei, and Vibrio cholerae.
against bacteria and fungi of interest in the food industry, such as Escherichia coli, Bacillus cereus, Pseudomonas aeruginosa, Staphylococcus aureus, Salmonella typhimurium, Shigella sonnei, Listeria monocytogenes, Candida albicans, Saccharomyces cerevisiae, Aspergillus niger, Penicillium chrysogenum and Byssochlamys fulva.
No zone of inhibition was noticed against the growth of Shigella sonnei, Vibrio cholera, Bacillus megaterium at concentration 400 [micro]g/disc.