Streptococcus iniae


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Streptococcus iniae

A species pathogenic to fish that may cause cellulitis in people who handle affected fish and have skin abrasions.
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Streptococcus iniae: An aquatic pathogen of global veterinary significance and a challenging candidate for reliable vaccination.
Streptococcus iniae outbreaks in Brazilian Nile Tilapia (Oreochromis niloticus) farms.
(1) Streptococcus iniae infections are characterized by impetigo and cellulitis, and Erysipelothrix rhusthopathiae infections cause erysipeloid manifestations.
Table 1: Representative marine pathogens and their antiobiotic susceptibilities Bacteria Antibiotic susceptibilities Gram-positive bacteria Erysipelothrix rksiopalie Amoxicillin, piperacillin- taxobactam, erythromycin, doxycycline, aminoglycosides Streptococcus iniae Amoxicillin, piperacillin- tazobactam, cephalosporins Gram-negative bacteria Aeromonas hydrophila Third-generation cephalosporins, second- generation quinolones, resistant to penicillins and first-generation cephalosporins Gram-negative marine mammal Brucella spp.
Streptococcus iniae associated with mortality of Tilapia nilotica and T.
Invasive infection due to Streptococcus iniae: a new or previously unrecognized disease--Ontario, 1995-1996.
Clinical isolates of Streptococcus iniae from Asia are more mucoid and beta-hemolytic than those from North America.
Invasive infection with Streptococcus iniae in Taiwan.
Isolation and characterization of a second isolate of Streptococcus iniae. International Journal of Systematic Bacteriology; 28:311-314; 1978.
Red drum Sciaenops ocellatus mortalities associated with Streptococcus iniae infection.
Enterococcus seriolicida and Streptococcus iniae. In: Woo PTK, Bruno DW, editors.

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