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list of gram positive cocci bacteria

A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
56 years experience Infectious Disease
Gram-positive : There are many different gram+ bacteria. These include staphylococci, streptococci, bacillus and clostridial species, corynebacterium, listeria and m ... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Randy Lisch
38 years experience Podiatry
An Infection: Gram positive bacteria are usually staph or strep infections. As the cystic pocket fills with the pus or bacteria it will start to become hard or fir ... Read More
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Simon Tsiouris
23 years experience Infectious Disease
Staph and strep: Staphylococcus species such as staphylococcus aureus and streptococcal species such as streptococcus pyogenes are among the more common gram positive ... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eric Weisman
36 years experience Neurology
Probably +3 gram pos: Gram positive bacteria is a category of bacteria based on staining charicteristics under the microscope. Not sure what the 3 is (the third thing foun ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Saul Hymes
15 years experience Pediatric Infectious Disease
Many: Staphylococcus, streptococcus, listeria, enterococcus...these are a few genera of gram+ bacteria.
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gerald Mandell
52 years experience Nuclear Medicine
Urinary infection: Bacteria usually originate from the bowel, vagina, or skin as normal flora of the host. Gram-positive organisms can include staphylococcus saprophyt ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stephen Scholand
23 years experience Infectious Disease
Catalase enzyme: Yes -many, many bacteria possess catalase. Classically the catalase test was used to distinguish Staph (+) from Strep (-), but there is a long list of ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Ein
48 years experience Infectious Disease
Gram negative: Bartonella are small, fastidious, intracellular gram-negative bacteria.
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Dr. Yash Khanna
57 years experience Family Medicine
In what situation?: We as physicians come in contact with patients who have various gram positive infection without a fear of getting infected/There are other healthcare ... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
56 years experience Infectious Disease
Staining technique: Gram positive organisms have a high amount of material in their cell walls which retain gentian violet (a purple stain) on slides looked at under the ... Read More
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