Enterobacteriaceae


Also found in: Thesaurus, Medical, Acronyms, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Enterobacteriaceae - a large family of Gram-negative rod-shaped bacteria of the order Eubacteriales
bacteria family - a family of bacteria
Aerobacter, genus Aerobacter - aerobic bacteria widely distributed in nature
Eubacteriales, order Eubacteriales - one of two usually recognized orders of true bacteria; Gram-positive spherical or rod-shaped forms; some are motile; in some classifications considered an order of Schizomycetes
enteric bacteria, enterics, enterobacteria, entric - rod-shaped Gram-negative bacteria; most occur normally or pathogenically in intestines of humans and other animals
genus Escherichia - a genus of bacteria
genus Klebsiella - a genus of bacteria
genus Salmonella - a genus of bacteria
genus Serratia, Serratia - a genus of motile peritrichous bacteria that contain small Gram-negative rod
genus Shigella - a genus of bacteria
genus Erwinia - a genus of bacteria
References in periodicals archive ?
Surveillance for plasmid-mediated quinolone resistance determinants in Enterobacteriaceae within the Calgary Health Region, Canada: the emergence of aac(6)-Ib-cr.
The aerobic plate count, Enterobacteriaceae count and lactic acid bacteria count increased significantly at each sampling at 5, 11, 17 and 24 days of storage.
INTRODUCTION: Selection of empiric antibiotics for urinary tract infections (UTIs) has become more challenging because of the increasing rates of multidrug-resistant organisms especially multi drug resistant Enterobacteriaceae (MDRE) mostly ESBLs and Carbapenemases.
SAN DIEGO -- Children exposed to antibiotics are at a significantly heightened risk to develop extended-spectrum cephalosporin-resistant (ESC-R) and carbapenem-resistant (CR) Enterobacteriaceae infections within 30 days of said exposure, according to a prospective, case-controlled study.
Cronobacter sakazakii (formerly known as Enterobacter sakazakii) is a member of the Enterobacteriaceae family and has been associated with serious outbreak infections in neonates (premature infants) fed on infant formula milk.
From the data of Table 4, the fact attracts attention that the frequency of detection of Enterobacteriaceae associations with NFGB made 14.
Enterobacteriaceae is a family of gram-negative bacilli that contains more than 100 species of bacteria that normally inhabit the intestines of humans and animals.
The bacterium named Carbapenem-Resistant Enterobacteriaceae (CRE) has contributed to patient mortality in nearly 50% of individuals which become infected.
The bacteria, known as Carbapenem-Resistant Enterobacteriaceae (CRE), haven't spread to the wider community, but they are more dangerous, cautioned Frieden.
Cronobacter sakazakii is an emerging opportunistic pathogen of the family Enterobacteriaceae responsible for outbreaks of neonatal meningitis and necrotizing enterocolitis in the immunocompromised.
The mean Enterobacteriaceae count for vegetables ranged from 2.