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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Multiple lesions of bone in Letterer- Siwe Disease: Report of case with culture of paracolon bacillus from bone lesions and blood.
Christensen WB Urea decomposition as a means of differentiating Proteus and paracolon organisms from each other and from Salmonella and Shigella types.