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strepto-

Curved or twisted (usually relating to organisms thus described).
[G. streptos, twisted, fr. strephō, to twist]
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strepto-

pref.
1. Twisted; twisted chain: streptococcus.
2. Streptococcus: streptolysin.
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strepto-

Prefix meaning curved or twisted (usually relating to organisms thus described).
[G. streptos, twisted, fr. strephō, to twist]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

strepto-

Combining form denoting twisted, chain-like or coiled.
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strepto-

prefix denoting twisted.
Collins Dictionary of Biology, 3rd ed. © W. G. Hale, V. A. Saunders, J. P. Margham 2005

strepto-

Combining form meaning curved or twisted (usually relating to organisms thus described).
[G. streptos, twisted, fr. strepho, to twist]
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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metronidazole Karanas et al, F necrophorum Gentamicin, 1995 (34) vancomycin, metronidazole Goyal et al, 1995 (48) F necrophorum Antibiotics Barker et al, 1996 (35) F necrophorum Ampicillin/sulbactam, gentamicin Stahlman et al, F necrophorum Penicillin; incision 1996 (38) and drainage De Sena et al, Fusobacterium Ticarcillin/clavulanate, 1996 (37) nucleatum vancomycin; anticoagulation x 3 mo F necrophorum Ceftazidime, ticarcillin/clavulanate, metronidazole; anticoagulation x 3 mo Moller and Dreijer, Hemolytic Strepto- Penicillin, gentamicin, 1997 (38) coccus spp.
Gram dysgalactiae Strepto- pyogenes * bovis negativos Cuartos * coccus * ** * Numero 19 39 2 59 8 % 1,8 3,7 0,2 5,6 0,8 Hallazgos Bacteriologicos Mezclas Mezclas Pat.
1957 Cutaneous disease in butchers; later believed to be a strepto- coccal or staphylococcal infection.
(Amp- Ampillicin; Amoxi-clav- Amoxicillin-clavulinic acid; Amik- Amikacin; CefotaxCefotaxime; Cefaz- Cefazolin; Erythro- Erythromycin; Genta- Gentamycin; Cipro- Ciprofloxacin; Pen-Penicillin; Staph- Staphylococcus aureus; Ps- Pseudomonas; Strepto- Streptococcus; Entero- Enterobacter; Acenito- Acenitobacter)