Capnocytophaga

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Capnocytophaga

[‚kap·nō‚sī′täf·ə·gə]
(microbiology)
A genus of bacteria comprising fusiform, fermentative, gram-negative rods which require carbon dioxide for growth and show gliding motility.
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Infecciones asociados a mascotas Perros Gatos Capnocytophaga canimorsus Bartonelosis Cryptosporidiosis Campylobacteriosis Ectoparasitos Capnocytophaga canimorsus Ehrlichiosis Cryptosporidiosis Giardosis Ectoparasitos Hidatidosis Pasteurelosis Larva migrans cutanea Rabia Leptospirosis Tina Pasteurelosis Toxocariasis Rabia Toxoplasmosis Toxocariasis Tina Fuente: Dabanch (2003) Figura 2.
Comunmente, los pacientes asplenicos o cirroticos que presentan heridas triviales estan en mayor riesgo de desarrollar sepsis por Capnocytophaga canimorsus (fermentadora disgonica de tipo 2 o DF2)[5].
2 Clostridium perfringens Capnocytophaga canimorsus Haemophilus influenzae Legionella spp.
Aureus, Streptokok turleri ve Capnocytophaga canimorsus izole edilebilmektedir.
Bock was diagnosed with Capnocytophaga canimorsus sepsis which is a bacterium commonly found in the saliva of cats and dogs.
Bergeyella zoohelcum (formerly known as Weeksella zoohelcum), Capnocytophaga canimorsus and Capnocytophaga cynodegm, Fusobacterium spp.
Capnocytophaga canimorsus bacteraemia demonstrated by a positive blood smear.
Since 1961, 200 human isolates of Capnocytophaga canimorsus --a gram-negative bacterium--have been sent to CDC for identification.
For example, an organism called capnocytophaga canimorsus, normally found in the mouths of dogs, can cause severe infection in a person whose spleen has been removed due to illness or trauma.