Streptococcus gallolyticus


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Streptococcus gallolyticus

A species that causes bloodborne infections, esp. in patients with diseases of the large bowel, e.g. colon cancer.
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We initiated antibiotherapy with penicillin G (20 million units/day) and gentamicin (240 mg/day), knowing the etiological agent of endocarditis (Streptococcus gallolyticus, subspecies gallolyticus).
Streptococcus gallolyticus infections in racing pigeons, a review [article in Dutch].
A cluster of bloodstream infections caused by Streptococcus gallolyticus subspecies pasteurianus that involved 5 preterm neonates in a university hospital during a 2-month period.
(coagulase negative) 18 Staphylococcus aureus 38 Staphylococcus epidermidis 1 Stenotrophomonas maltophilia 2 Streptococcus gallolyticus 1 Streptococcus gordonii 1 Streptococcus mitis 1 Streptococcus oralis 1 Streptococcus sp.

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