Enterobacteriaceae

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Enterobacteriaceae

[‚ent·ə·rō‚bak·tir·ē′ās·ē‚ē]
(microbiology)
A family of gram-negative, facultatively anaerobic rods; cells are nonsporeforming and may be nonmotile or motile with peritrichous flagella; includes important human and plant pathogens.
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La alta incidencia de las enfermedades infecciosas causadas principalmente por enterobacterias, asi como, el surgimiento de cepas resistentes y multiresistentes a los antibioticos, son elementos que constituyen uno de los mayores problemas de la medicina actual y futura, ya que estos factores dificultan el tratamiento de las enfermedades infecciosas y deterioran la calidad de vida del individuo.
En Chachapoyas, hay una numerosa concurrencia de pacientes con este padecimiento, especialmente ninos, y sorpresivamente los mayores aislamientos de bacterias cultivables, porque no buscamos Chlamydia pneumoiae ni Mycoplasma pneumoniae, fueron las enterobacterias (49,1%).
Algunos estudios multicentricos hospitalarios han evidenciado enterobacterias y Pseudomonas aeruginosa productoras de BLEE con una frecuencia que va del 13.
1991) claimed that fermentation mechanism of enterobacteria is similar to that of heterofermentative bacteria, causing losses of dry matter and small losses of energy.
coli, enterobacteria, enterococci, lactobacteria, and bifidobacteria were allocated from the intestine of calves (Table 1).
The Enterobacter aerogenes andCitrobacter freundii, among other enterobacteria, are commonly found in nosocomial environment, implicated in urinary tract infections (23) as also, the Enterobacter cloacae and Enterobacter aerogenes were isolated from processes in newborn sepsis (22).
Patients were further categorized as (i) infected patients, if there was a clinical suspicion of active infection leading to prescription of antibiotic therapy, and (ii) colonized patients, if there was no clinical suspicion of infection or if the enterobacteria were isolated from surveillance samples.
Effect of pH on Histamine Production by Enterobacteria in Black Cachama Muscle (Colossoma macropomum)
Beta-lactam resistance in enterobacteria isolated from animal and water
It is usually caused by virulent organisms of the streptococcus genus, anaerobic bacteria or enterobacteria.
2] Among these infections, the most frequently isolated organisms in industrialized countries are Chlamydia trachomatis, Ureaplasma urealyticum and Enterobacteria as they also account for their influence due to sexual transmission resulting in tubal disease and subsequent infertility in the female partner rather than a direct influence on male reproductive functions.
These data suggest a sporadic pattern of NDM-1--producing enterobacteria in the hospital.