Definición de enterococcus en inglés:

enterococcus

Saltos de línea: en¦tero|coccus
Pronunciación: /ˌɛntərəʊˈkɒk(ə)s
 
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sustantivo (plural enterococci /-ˈkɒk(s)ʌɪ, -k(s)iː/)

  • A streptococcus of a group that occurs naturally in the intestine but causes inflammation and blood infection if introduced elsewhere in the body (e.g. by injury or surgery).
    • Genus Streptococcus (or Enterococcus); Gram-positive cocci
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    • Streptococci and enterococci are the most frequent pathogens causing infective endocarditis.
    • It has been approved for certain gram-positive infections including certain drug-resistant enterococcus, staphylococcus, and pneumococcus strains.
    • Based on the first reports of resistant strains of streptococci and enterococci, we predicted that these bacteria would also become significant medical problems in future.

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