Staphylococcal Infections

Staphylococcal Infections is a topic covered in the Harrison's Manual of Medicine.

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MICROBIOLOGY

Staphylococci are gram-positive cocci that form grapelike clusters on Gram’s stain; they are catalase positive (unlike streptococci), nonmotile, aerobic, and facultatively anaerobic. Staphylococcus aureus, which is distinguished from other staphylococci by its production of coagulase, is the most virulent species.

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TY - ELEC T1 - Staphylococcal Infections ID - 623231 Y1 - 2017 PB - Harrison's Manual of Medicine UR - https://harrisons.unboundmedicine.com/harrisons/view/Harrisons-Manual-of-Medicine/623231/all/Staphylococcal_Infections ER -