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n. pl. staph·y·lo·coc·ci (-kŏk′sī, -kŏk′ī)
Any of various spherical gram-positive parasitic bacteria of the genus Staphylococcus that usually occur in grapelike clusters and commonly cause skin infections such as cellulitis and impetigo and other infectious conditions and diseases.

staph′y·lo·coc′cal (-kŏk′əl), staph′y·lo·coc′cic (-kŏk′sĭk, -kŏk′ĭk) adj.
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Adj.1.staphylococcal - of or relating to the staphylococcus bacteria; "a staphylococcal infection"


a. estafilocócico-a, rel. a o causado por estafilococos;
___ food poisoningintoxicación alimenticia por estafilococos;
___ infectionsinfecciones ___.
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Staphylococcal mastitis in bovines and some properties of staphylococcal isolates.
Ceftizoxime sodium is a broad spectrum third generation cephalosporin for antimicrobial treatment for Staphylococcal mastitis. It is highly effective against aerobic and anaerobic Gram +ve, Gram -ve and beta-lactamase producing bacteria causing mastitis.
It is also stated that staphylococcal mastitis is the most common form of contagious mastitis and these organisms are spread from infected to clean cows on hands or equipment from one udder to another [43].
Differential diagnosis further includes Staphylococcal mastitis with abscess, tuberculosis, and nocardiosis.
The Staphylococcal mastitis reported like more common by many studies; 41.04% in India by [33] , and 63.6% in Egypt by [10].

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