Streptococcus anginosus


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Strep·to·coc·cus an·gi·no·sus

an α-hemolytic species of bacteria found in the human throat, sinuses, abscesses, vagina, skin, and feces; this organism is a common cause of isolated liver abscesses.
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Streptococcus anginosus

A species that causes abscesses. It was formerly known as S. milleri.
See also: Streptococcus
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Clinical and microbiological outcomes in patients with Streptococcus anginosus group bacteraemia identified through use of a rapid microarray assay.
Christensen, "Streptococcus anginosus group and osteomyelitis: a single centre clinical experience," Postgraduate Medical Journal, vol.
Ruoff, "Streptococcus anginosus ('Streptococcus milleri'): the unrecognized pathogen," Clinical Microbiology Reviews, vol.
The patient died due to septic shock and brain abscesses secondary to Streptococcus anginosus despite aggressive antibiotic and surgical treatment.
Streptococcus anginosus ("Streptococcus milleri"): the unrecognized pathogen.
La concentracion inhibitoria minima de miel para Streptococcus oralis fue 12%, para Streptococcus anginosus 17%, y para Streptococcus gordonii, Streptococcus mutans, Streptococcus salivarius, Streptococcus sanguis y Streptococcus sobrinus fue 25%.
The proposed indication for telavancin is for the treatment of complicated skin and skin structure infections (cSSSI) caused by Staphylococcus aureus (including methicillin-resistant isolates), Streptococcus pyogenes, Streptococcus agalactiae, the Streptococcus anginosus group, and Enterococcus faecalis.
Experimental endocarditis induction and platelet aggregation by Streptococcus anginosus, Streptococcus constellatus and Streptococcus intermedius.
Human bites that become infected are likely to require hospitalization, and most often involve Streptococcus anginosus, reported Dr.
Pathogens 2012-2013 2014-Sep 2015 Total Gram positive Streptococcus agalactiae 7 0 7 (GBS) Staphylococcus aureus 3 1 4 Streptococcus mitis/oralis 3 0 3 Streptococcus salivarus 2 0 2 Enterococcus faecalis 2 0 2 Streptococcus anginosus 1 1 2 Streptococcus pneumoniae 0 1 1 Streptococcus bovis 0 1 1 Streptococcus dysgalactiae 0 1 1 Staphylococcus capitis 0 1 1 Gram negative Escherichia coli 4 1 5 Klebsiella pneumoniae 1 1 2 Haemophilus influenzae 0 2 2 Acinetobacter lwoffii 1 0 1 Enterobacter cloacae 1 0 1 Enterobacter 1 0 1 cloacae + Elizabethkingia meningoseptica Total 26 10 36
Streptococcus anginosus group (SAG), previously described as the S.