Staphylococcus hominis

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Staph·y·lo·coc·cus hom·i·nis

coagulase-negative staphylococcus indigenous to human and mammalian hosts.
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Staphylococcus hominis

A coagulase-negative species frequently recovered from skin. It is not consistently pathogenic for humans.
See also: Staphylococcus
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The phenotypic confirmation of the isolated organism was performed using VITEK2 Compact Advanced Expert System (AES) and was found to be Staphylococcus hominis subsp.
Type of Page paper Closest relative strain Staphylococcus hominis subsp.
The most commonly isolated pathogen was Staphylococcus aureus (34%, of which 88% were MRSA), followed by Staphylococcus epidermidis (28%, of which 64% were MRSE), Enterococcus faecium (10%), Enterococcus avium (8%), Staphylococcus lugdunensis (4%), Enterococcus faecalis (4%), Staphylococcus haemolyticus (4%), Staphylococcus capitis (4%), Staphylococcus hominis (2%), Staphylococcus sciuri (2%).
Staphylococcus hominis was grown in blood cultures of two infants (Case 3 and Case 5) associated with the use of prilocaine.
Staphylococcus epidermidis, Staphylococcus hominis gibi koagulaz enzimi bulunmayan stafilokoklar koagulaz-negatif stafilokoklar olarak adlandirilirken, daha patojen olabilen Staphylococcus aureus koagulaz-pozitif stafilokoklardandir (1).
Certain lots of the active ingredient used to manufacture the product have been shown to contain microbial contamination, including Bacillus pumilus, Staphylococcus hominis, Propionibacterium acnes, and Micrococcus luteus.

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