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Doctor insights on: Corynebacterium Xerosis

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Is it true that corynebacterium xerosis is a kind of oral bacteria?

Is it true that corynebacterium xerosis is a kind of oral bacteria?

Google Search: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/corynebacterium more info than we can provide in such a small space. ...Read more

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What are some things that can cause corynebacterium in my urine ?

What are some things that can cause corynebacterium in my urine ?

This bacterial type: Is commonly found on skin or mucosal surfaces and can be a contaminant in the urine but corynebacteria urealyticum can cause urine infections associated with bladder stones and an alkaline urine. ...Read more

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Corynebacterium species was found in my wound culture. What does this mean?

Corynebacterium species was found in my wound culture. What does this mean?

Contaminant: Most likely it is a microbe that just happened to be present rather than one causing infection. Your physician can address this with you. ...Read more

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Help please? I want to know what are the conditions corynebacterium diphtheriae is able to grow and reproduce?

Help please? I want to know what are the conditions corynebacterium diphtheriae is able to grow and reproduce?

Unclear: The diphtheria bacillus grows best in the throat and sometimes in the skin. The disease is cause by a toxin produced by the organism and the vaccine usually keeps you from becoming ill and especially from dying ...Read more

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Wound culture come back with corynebacterium species my dr said it was gram positive & the clindamycin that i'm already on for mrse should cover what does this mean & what symptoms would i have?

Wound culture come back with corynebacterium species my dr said it was gram positive & the clindamycin that i'm already on for mrse should cover what does this mean & what symptoms would i have?

Multiple bacteria: If your wound is healing and you are feeling well this culture result is not a set back. Sounds like your doc is taking care to control the risk factors that can delay wound healing. Stay under care and get your wound checked frequently. ...Read more

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Mediast biopsy results: lg bulky noncaseat granulomatous nodes. Rare presumptive corynebacterium species, alpha streptoccus, epithelial cells & wbc. ?

Mediast biopsy results: lg bulky noncaseat granulomatous nodes.  Rare presumptive corynebacterium species, alpha streptoccus, epithelial cells & wbc. ?

Sarcoidosis: The bacteria you mentioned all benign skin contaminant and not because most likely of the noncaseating granuloma. Noncaseating granuloma skin happening sarcoidosis a poorly understood reactive process which can lead to shortness of breath. Other causes include fungal agents and yeast infections. A biopsy would be important. ...Read more

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How to cure from dry skin(xerosis) on feet?

How to cure from dry skin(xerosis) on feet?

Eucerine cream: Try Eucerine cream on feet twice a day. When you put it on at bedtime put on socks over the feet to keep the cream on. Avoid soaking the feet in water. ...Read more

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What is the cellular arrangement of the gram positive bacteria, c. Xerosis?

Corynebacteria: Corynebacteria group together in a characteristic way, which has been described as the form of a "v", "palisades", or "chinese letters". ...Read more