Streptococcus mitis

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Strep·to·coc·cus mi·tis

a bacterial species found in the human mouth, throat, and nasopharynx; ordinarily, it is not considered to be pathogenic, but this organism may be recovered from ulcerated teeth and sinuses, and blood and heart lesions in cases of subacute endocarditis.
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The following microorganisms were used: Streptococcus salivarius (ATCC 25975), Streptococcus mutans (ATCC 25175), Streptococcus mitis (ATCC 49452), Streptococcus sanguinis (ATCC 10556) and Streptococcus sobrinus (ATCC 33478).
The tested disease-causing organisms included Streptococcus mutans, Staphylococcus aureus, Streptococcus mitis and Candida albicans that have been implicated in dental diseases.
14 (7) 17 (6.5) Streptococcus mitis 2 (1) 6 (2.3) Streptococcus pneumoniae 1 (0.5) 0 (0) Difteroid comaklar 2 (1) 6 (2.3) Diger 0 (0) 2 (0.8) Mantarlar 12 (6) 10 (3.8) Toplam 200 (100) 261 (100) 2012 2013 Mikroorganizma Sayi (%) Sayi (%) Gram-negatif bakteriler 112 (55.2) 237 66.4) Klebsiella spp.
Role of aqueous extract of Morinda citrifolia (Indian Noni) ripe fruits in inhibiting dental caries-causing Streptococcus mutans and Streptococcus mitis. J Dent (Tehran, Iran) 2014;11(6):703-10.
(4a, 4b), Corynebacterium xerosis (5a), Corynebacterium kutsceri (6a), Streptococcus mitis (6b) and Staphylococcus saprophyticus (7c) showed higher yield in production medium with hexane.
(4) Techniques with greatest availability, such as MALDI-TOF, are a reliable option for identification at the group level, although it can misidentify closely related species such as Streptococcus mitis and Streptococcus pneumoniae.
Streptococcus anginosus and Streptococcus mitis infections were identified, and cefmetazole was administered until blood cultures were negative and laboratory examinations revealed normal CRP (0.6 mg/dL) and WBC (6900/ul) levels.
Mitchell, "Streptococcus mitis: walking the line between commensalism and pathogenesis," Molecular Oral Microbiology, vol.
Streptococcus mitis is an alpha-hemolytic species belonging to the family of viridans group streptococci (VGS).
The following standard strains from the American Type Culture Collection (ATCC) were used: Streptococcus salivarius (ATCC 25975), Streptococcus sobrinus (ATCC 33478), Streptococcus mutans (ATCC 25175), Streptococcus mitis (ATCC 49456), Streptococcus sanguinis (ATCC 10556) and Lactobacillus casei (ATCC 11578).
The most common species isolated was Streptococcus mitis, which was isolated from nine cultures in 6 cases (Figure 1 and Table 2).
Ezaki, "Determination of 16S rRNA sequences of Streptococcus mitis and Streptococcus gordonii and phylogenetic relationships among members of the genus Streptococcus," International Journal of Systematic Bacteriology, vol.

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