Acinetobacter baumannii is an aerobic, Gram-negative, non-motile, lactose-negative, oxidase-negative, catalase-positive coccobacillus
, and is a member of the Moraxellaceae family.
To the Editor: Oligella ureolytica is an aerobic gramnegative coccobacillus
found as a commensal organism in human urinary tracts (1).
Listeria monocytogenes is a very common intracellular Gram-positive coccobacillus
occurring in the soil, and humans may be affected via the oral route from contaminated food.
Pasteurella multocida is a small gram-negative coccobacillus
that exists as normal flora in the upper respiratory and gastrointestinal tracts of animals, most commonly domestic and wild cats and dogs.
Scrub typhus is a rickettsial infection caused by Orientia tsutsugamushi, a small gram negative coccobacillus
, which is an obligate intracellular parasite.
We isolated 4 strains of bacteria (Gram-rods, Gram + Coccobacillus
, Gram + rods, Gram + Bacillus, identification according to Holt et al.
Suttonella indologenes, a gramnegative coccobacillus
that was sensitive to ampicillin, cephalosporines, ciprofloxacin and resistant to imipenem and meropenem was isolated from all of the blood culture specimens.
Less specific answers such as gram-negative bacillus, aerobic, not otherwise specified; gram-negative coccobacillus
, aerobic, not otherwise specified; gram-negative bacillus, not otherwise specified; and gram-negative coccobacillus
, not otherwise specified were considered "satisfactory," although less complete.
Whooping cough is caused by the bacterium Bordetella Pertussis is very small Gram_negative aerobic coccobacillus
that appear singly or in pairs Bordetella is placed among the Gram-Negative aerobic rods and cocci called coccobacillus
(Bloom et al.
Brucellosis results from a gram-negative coccobacillus
of which there are many varieties.
Acinetobacter, a gram-negative coccobacillus
, can resist nearly all antibiotics on the market through multiple resistance mechanisms (1, 4).