C. diphtheriae

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Noun1.C. diphtheriae - a species of bacterium that causes diphtheria
corynebacterium - any species of the genus Corynebacterium
genus Corynebacterium - the type genus of the family Corynebacteriaceae which is widely distributed in nature; the best known are parasites and pathogens of humans and domestic animals
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More recently, core-genome phylogenetic analysis showed a high level of discrimination and was able to provide insight into C.
ulcerans should follow clinical guidelines for patients infected with C.
According to cultural characters, biochemical tests and Elek's toxigenicity test, these were C.
We analyzed all cases of infection with toxigenic C.
Interpretation & conclusions: Standard methods revealed the replacement of C.
During tracheostomy, a white exudate consistent with C.
During the 2-year period from July 1, 2013, until June 30, 2015, a total of 136 isolates of C.
TM] lot number 0916490 who may be at increased risk for exposure to toxigenic strains of C.
More recently, a multilocus sequence typing (MLST) scheme for C.
ulcerans; in addition, such contacts should receive prophylactic antibiotics and diphtheria toxoid vaccinations as recommended for persons exposed to cases of diphtheria caused by C.
In 2004, the first case of sepsis caused by nontoxigenic C.