Cardiobacterium

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Cardiobacterium

[¦kärd·ē·ō‚bak′tir·ē·əm]
(microbiology)
A genus of gram-negative, rod-shaped bacteria of uncertain affiliation; facultative anaerobes that ferment fructose, glucose, mannose, sorbitol, and sucrose; the single species causes endocarditis in humans.
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Aggregatibacter aphrophilus (formerly Haemophilus aphrophilus) is an aerobic gram-negative coccobacillus that belongs to the HACEK (Haemophilus aphrophilus/paraphrophilus, Actino bacillus actinomycetem comitans, Cardiobacterium hominis, Eikenella corrodens and Kingella spp.
Cardiobacterium hominis endocarditis: Two cases and a review of the literature.
anginosus endocarditis with splenic infections abscess secondary to septic emboli Cardiobacterium hominis endocarditis Atrial myxoma mimicking mitral stenosis and infective endocarditis Enteric Escherichia coli 0157:H7 hemorrhagic infections colitis Cyclospora cayetanensis enteritis HIV infection Brain abscess due to toxoplasmosis and AIDS CNS lymphoma Histoplasmosis Miscellaneous Fever of unknown origin with mediastinal lymphadenopathy due to extrapulmonary tuberculosis Babesiosis Chronic granulomatous disease secondary to congenital immunodeficiency Table 3.
actinomycetemcomitans, Cardiobacterium hominis, Eikenella corrodens y Kingella kingae (13).
Direct Detection of Cardiobacterium hominis in Serum from a Patient with Infective Endocarditis by Broad-Range Bacterial PCR.
paraphrophilus and 1 Cardiobacterium hominis were identified.