Yersinia pseudotuberculosis

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Yer·sin·i·a pseu·do·tu·ber·cu·lo·sis

a bacterial species causing pseudotuberculosis in birds, rodents, and, rarely, in humans.
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Yer·sin·i·a pseu·do·tu·ber·cu·lo·sis

(yĕr-sin'ē-ă sū'dō-tū-bĕr'kyū-lō'sis)
A bacterial species causing pseudotuberculosis in birds, rodents, and rarely in humans.
Synonym(s): Pasteurella pseudotuberculosis.
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Alexandre Émil Jean, Swiss bacteriologist and surgeon, 1863-1943.
Yersinia enterocolitica - a species causing yersiniosis.
Yersinia pestis - a species causing plague. Synonym(s): Kitasato bacillus
Yersinia pseudotuberculosis - a species causing pseudotuberculosis in birds and rodents; rarely in humans Synonym(s): Pasteurella pestis
yersiniosis - infectious disease caused by Yersinia enterocolitica.
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Yer·sin·i·a pseu·do·tu·ber·cu·lo·sis

(yĕr-sin'ē-ă sū'dō-tū-bĕr'kyū-lō'sis)
Bacterial species causing pseudotuberculosis in birds, rodents, and, rarely, in humans.
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Influence of gaseous metabolites of soil bacteria on the multiplication of Listeria monocytogenes and Yersinia pseudotuberculosis [in Russian].
Inhibicion formada por los discos de antibiotico especifico contra Yersinia pseudotuberculosis.
Clusters of erythema nodosum (EN), a form of panniculitis, have been associated with outbreaks of Coccidioides immitis, Histoplasma capsulatum, and Yersinia pseudotuberculosis infections.
On August 26, Yersinia pseudotuberculosis was initially identified in cultures of blood and respiratory aspirate using a rapid microbiologic identification device.
The researchers base their conclusions on studies of two strains of bacteria, Yersinia pestis, which causes plague, and Yersinia pseudotuberculosis, which confers resistance to plague but causes only mild symptoms.
Far East scarlet-like fever (FESLF), a rare and poorly studied disease caused by Yersinia pseudotuberculosis, was first described in 1959, when an outbreak involving >300 hospitalized patients occurred in the city of Vladivostok, Russia, on the coast of the Pacific Ocean (1).
Called invasin by its discoverers, the newly described protein is necessary for the bacterium Yersinia pseudotuberculosis to penetrate epithelial cells, say scientists from Tufts University School of Medicine in Boston and Stanford University School of Medicine.
To the Editor: Yersinia pseudotuberculosis, a gram-negative zoonotic bacterial pathogen, causes acute gastroenteritis and mesenteric lymphadenitis, which are often accompanied by fever and abdominal pain.
Yersinia pseudotuberculosis in a closed colony of Egyptian fruit bats (Rousettus aegyptiacus).
To the Editor: Illness caused by Yersinia pseudotuberculosis is mainly characterized by fever and acute abdominal pain due to mesenteric lymphadenitis that mimics appendicitis.
Cases of Yersinia pseudotuberculosis infection increased in France during the winter of 2004-05 in the absence of epidemiologic links between patients or strains.