acinetobacter

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acinetobacter

(ˈæsɪnɪtʊˌbæktə)
n
(Microbiology) a bacterium that causes infections such as pneumonia, particularly in people who have a compromised immune system
[C20: from Greek acetinae immovable + bacter(ium)]
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Out of the total Acinetobacter cultures, Acinetobacter baumannii complex represented the highest number (72.8%) of isolates followed by Acinetobacter lwoffii (13.1%), A.
of Correctly strain isolates identified by Microscan Gram-positive Staphylococcus sciuri 1 1 Staphylococcus 1 1 intermedius Staphylococcus hominis 1 1 Staphylococcus 4 4 epidermidis Staphylococcus cohnii 2 1 Staphylococcus 2 2 auricularis Staphylococcus aureus 11 11 Enterococcus gallinarum 2 0 Enterococcus faecium 6 5 Enterococcus faecalis 13 13 Gram-negative Propionibacterium 5 3 Proteus mirabilis 19 17 Pseudomonas aeruginosa 4 4 Klebsiella pneumoniae 16 15 Enterobacter cloacae 17 17 Enterobacter agglomerans 11 10 Enterobacter aerogenes 6 6 Escherichia coli 17 17 Citrobacter freundii 7 6 Acinetobacter lwoffii 1 1 Acinetobacter baumannii 6 6 Total correct 152 141 identification Sample Bacterial No.
A Pakistani study showed that the common pathogens causing VAP were Pseudo-monas aeruginosa (63%), Acinetobacter lwoffii (22%) and Staphylococcus aureus (33%).
In the urine culture isolates most frequent isolate were found to be Escherichia coli (5) followed by Staphylococcus aureus (4), Acinetobacter baumannii(3), Acinetobacter lwoffii (2), coagulase negative staphylococcus (2), Staphylococcus saprphyticus (1), Pseudomonas aeruginosa (1), Klebsiella oxytoca (1), Enterobacter aerogenes (1) and Citrobacter freundii (1) respectively.
The main species 95(95%) was Acinetobacter calcoaceticus-baumannii complex, followed by Acinetobacter lwoffii 5(5%).
Dominating bacterial species revealed by culture method and MALDI-TOF identification on mobile phones according to the percentage of Enterococcus faecalis in total bacterial 16S rRNA (Group 1 - > 1%; Group 2 - < 1%) found on the particular mobile phone surface Dominating bacteria No and % of phones contaminated with bacteria Group 1 Group 2 (15 (12 phones) phones) n % n % p Coagulase-negative 12 80 8 67 0.432 staphylococci Micrococcus luteus 11 73 4 33 0.038 Acinetobacter lwoffii 6 40 3 25 0.411 Kocuria spp.
3.3 100 100 1 0.899 Acinetobacter lwoffii 6.6 100 100 1 0.665 Acinetobacter baumannii 3.3 100 100 1 0.899 Enterobacter cloacae 10 100 100 2 0.870 Enterobacter kobei 10 100 100 2 0.393 Enterobacter aerogenes 6.6 75 100 2 0.841 Enterobacter asburiae 3.3 100 100 2 0.889 Serratia liquefaciens 6.6 100 50 1 0.188 Serratia fonticola 10 100 33.3 2 0.465 Klebsiella pneumoniae 20 100 100 3 0.424 Klebsiella oxytoca 16.6 100 80 3 0.494 Citrobacter spp.
Un episodio de infeccion peritoneal, Germen causante: Acinetobacter Lwoffii + S.
aeruginosa (ATCC 25619 and clinical isolates), Bordetella bronchiseptica (ATCC 4617, ATCC 10580), Escherichia coli (ATCC 25922, ATCC 700973), Burkholderia cenocepacia (ATCC 25608 and clinical isolates), Acinetobacter lwoffii (ATCC 17925), Acinetobacter baumannii (ATCC 19606), Moraxella catarrhalis (ATCC 8176), Bacillus subtilis (ATCC 6633), and S.