paracolon

paracolon

An obsolete term for Escherichia coli-like enterocolic flora—e.g., Citrobacter spp—which do not ferment lactose; coliforms.
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Christensen WB Urea decomposition as a means of differentiating Proteus and paracolon organisms from each other and from Salmonella and Shigella types.
Arizona paracolon recovered from middle ear discharge.
Paracolon organisms in spray dried whole egg powder.