bacterial flora


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bacterial flora

population of commensal microorganisms within the normal gut
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In addition, it decreases the vaginal pH towards the normal range, thus facilitating the growth of the normal bacterial flora.
As living organisms, the normal bacterial flora is an ongoing production site of many nutrients that we depend upon heavily and which are identified as deficient by many practitioners.
5 result may reveal pathogenic bacterial flora or trichomoniasis [7-12].
Methods: As a single-blinded, cross-sectional, observational case-control pilot study in a tertiary government hospital neurology outpatient department in India, we analyzed the nasal bacterial flora of 27 migraine patients and ten relatives of these patients without migraine headache by nasal swab smear and culture.
Therefore, the digestion and absorption of feedstuff could be affected by bacterial flora changes.
Antimicrobial susceptibility testing of resident and transient bacterial flora members was performed by disc diffusion method according to Clinical and Laboratory Standards Institute's (CLSI) recommendations.
On one hand, commensal bacteria can inhibit intestinal colonization of conditional exogenous pathogens, and on the other hand, intestinal bacterial flora plays important roles in immunity, metabolism and nourishment.
Host defense mechanisms and bacterial flora keep numbers of the organism controlled.
Effect of circumcision status on periurethral bacterial flora during the first year of life.
Nobody back then was concerned about disrupting the body's natural bacterial flora with antibiotics; the primary goal was to treat bacterial diseases.
Role of external bacterial flora in the pathogenesis of acute postoperative endophthalmitis.
In bustards, Pseudomonas species have been documented in the normal bacterial flora of the oropharynx and are frequently reported in upper respiratory tract infections.