meticillin


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meticillin

(INN) n meticilina
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Among gram- positive pathogens, meticillin resistance was detected in 61 per cent of coagulase- negative staphylococci and 38 per cent of Saureus.
The Staphylococcus intermedius group of bacterial pathogens: species re-classification, pathogenesis and the emergence of meticillin resistance.
Since the HIV epidemic, the emergence of multi-drug resistant bacterial strains (such as Staphylococcus aureus resistant to meticillin and Enterococcus sp.
The antibiotic regimen was switched to Meropenem (targeting Gram negative bacteria, especially extended spectrum beta-lactamase producing microorganisms) and Teicoplanin (targeting Gram positive bacteria and especially meticillin resistant staphylococci), but without resolution of the febrile syndrome over the next 48 hours.
Among the microorganisms grown in culture, the gram positive ones with meticillin resistance and the gram negative ones which were sensitive to only meropenem, sefaperazon-sulbactam and ciprofloxacin were considered to have multiple antibiotic resistance.
Infections caused by this bacterium are treated mainly with meticillin but in recent years, increasing numbers of meticillin resistant S.
The report also reveals that in April this year there was a significant rise in the number of cases of MSSA, which, unlike MRSA, can be treated with the antibiotic meticillin.
Meticillin Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus, or MRSA, is a type of bacterial infection.