Weeksella

Weeksella

(wēk-sel'a),
A genus of nonoxidative, aerobic gram-negative rods.

Week·sel·la

(wēk-sel'ă)
A bacterial genus of nonoxidative, aerobic, gram-negative rods.
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Peritoneal effluent culture yielded Weeksella virosa that was sensitive to amikacin.
No reliable identification was given via matrix-assisted laser desorption ionization--time of flight mass spectrometry (MALDI-TOF MS), but it was identified as Weeksella virosa by the API 20 NE and Brevundimonas species by the VITEK 2 GN ID card.
Las bacterias Gram negativas tales como Brevundimonas, Erwinia, Chryseobacterium, Weeksella, Pseudomonas y Mannheimia presentaron resistencia a penicilina, asi cono tambien Enterococcus durans, una bacteria Gram positiva.
- 18 Flavobacteriaceae Chryseobacterium indologenes - 20 Flavobacteriaceae Weeksella virosa - 21 Aerococcaceae Aerococcus viridans + 30 Enterococcaceae Enterococcus faecium + 20 Enterococcaceae Enterococcus durans + 22 Enterococcaceae Enterococcus casseliflavus + 21 Staphylococcaceae Gemella morbillorum + 20 Pseudomonadaceae Pseudomonas spp.
* Bergeyella zoohelcum (formerly known as Weeksella zoohelcum) is an uncommon zoonotic pathogen that causes acute cellulitis from dog and cat bites.
Other bacterial organisms isolated from these wounds included Weeksella zoohelcum, Eikenella corrodens, Pasteurella multocida, Staphylococcus aureus, and Corynebacterium spp., coagulase-negative Staphylococci, and unidentified gram-positive cocci and enteric gram-negative rods.