A species of gram-positive bacteria in the family Clostridiaceae, causing BACTEREMIA in humans and ANIMALS.
A genus of motile or nonmotile gram-positive bacteria of the family Clostridiaceae. Many species have been identified with some being pathogenic. They occur in water, soil, and in the intestinal tract of humans and lower animals.
Fever accompanied by a significant reduction in the number of NEUTROPHILS.
Infections with bacteria of the genus CLOSTRIDIUM.
A common inhabitant of the colon flora in human infants and sometimes in adults. It produces a toxin that causes pseudomembranous enterocolitis (ENTEROCOLITIS, PSEUDOMEMBRANOUS) in patients receiving antibiotic therapy.
A species of anaerobic, gram-positive, rod-shaped bacteria in the family Clostridiaceae that produces proteins with characteristic neurotoxicity. It is the etiologic agent of BOTULISM in humans, wild fowl, HORSES; and CATTLE. Seven subtypes (sometimes called antigenic types, or strains) exist, each producing a different botulinum toxin (BOTULINUM TOXINS). The organism and its spores are widely distributed in nature.

Clostridium tertium bacteremia: contamination or true pathogen? A report of two cases and a review of the literature. (1/2)

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Breakthrough bacteremia due to Clostridium tertium in a patient with neutropenic fever, and identification by MALDI-TOF mass spectrometry. (2/2)

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'Clostridium tertium' is a gram-positive, spore-forming, rod-shaped bacterium that is commonly found in the environment, including soil and dust. It is an opportunistic pathogen, meaning it primarily causes infection in individuals with compromised immune systems or underlying medical conditions.

C. tertium infections can lead to a variety of clinical manifestations, such as pneumonia, bacteremia, septicemia, and wound infections. The bacteria produce a range of toxins and enzymes that contribute to their virulence and can cause tissue damage and inflammation.

Prompt diagnosis and appropriate antibiotic therapy are crucial for managing C. tertium infections, as they can be life-threatening in vulnerable populations.

'Clostridium' is a genus of gram-positive, rod-shaped bacteria that are widely distributed in nature, including in soil, water, and the gastrointestinal tracts of animals and humans. Many species of Clostridium are anaerobic, meaning they can grow and reproduce in environments with little or no oxygen. Some species of Clostridium are capable of producing toxins that can cause serious and sometimes life-threatening illnesses in humans and animals.

Some notable species of Clostridium include:

* Clostridium tetani, which causes tetanus (also known as lockjaw)
* Clostridium botulinum, which produces botulinum toxin, the most potent neurotoxin known and the cause of botulism
* Clostridium difficile, which can cause severe diarrhea and colitis, particularly in people who have recently taken antibiotics
* Clostridium perfringens, which can cause food poisoning and gas gangrene.

It is important to note that not all species of Clostridium are harmful, and some are even beneficial, such as those used in the production of certain fermented foods like sauerkraut and natto. However, due to their ability to produce toxins and cause illness, it is important to handle and dispose of materials contaminated with Clostridium species carefully, especially in healthcare settings.

Febrile neutropenia is a medical condition characterized by a fever (temperature over 101°F or 38.3°C) and a low count of neutrophils, a type of white blood cell that helps fight infections. Neutropenia is defined as an absolute neutrophil count (ANC) of less than 1500 cells/mm3, but in the case of febrile neutropenia, the ANC is typically less than 500 cells/mm3 or is expected to fall below this level. This condition is often a complication of chemotherapy or radiation therapy used to treat cancer, as these treatments can suppress the immune system and lead to a decrease in white blood cell counts. Febrile neutropenia increases the risk of developing severe and potentially life-threatening infections.

Clostridium infections are caused by bacteria of the genus Clostridium, which are gram-positive, rod-shaped, spore-forming, and often anaerobic organisms. These bacteria can be found in various environments, including soil, water, and the human gastrointestinal tract. Some Clostridium species can cause severe and potentially life-threatening infections in humans. Here are some of the most common Clostridium infections with their medical definitions:

1. Clostridioides difficile infection (CDI): An infection caused by the bacterium Clostridioides difficile, previously known as Clostridium difficile. It typically occurs after antibiotic use disrupts the normal gut microbiota, allowing C. difficile to overgrow and produce toxins that cause diarrhea, colitis, and other gastrointestinal symptoms. Severe cases can lead to sepsis, toxic megacolon, or even death.
2. Clostridium tetani infection: Also known as tetanus, this infection is caused by the bacterium Clostridium tetani. The spores of this bacterium are commonly found in soil and animal feces. They can enter the body through wounds, cuts, or punctures, germinate, and produce a potent exotoxin called tetanospasmin. This toxin causes muscle stiffness and spasms, particularly in the neck and jaw (lockjaw), which can lead to difficulty swallowing, breathing, and potentially fatal complications.
3. Clostridium botulinum infection: This infection is caused by the bacterium Clostridium botulinum and results in botulism, a rare but severe paralytic illness. The bacteria produce neurotoxins (botulinum toxins) that affect the nervous system, causing symptoms such as double vision, drooping eyelids, slurred speech, difficulty swallowing, dry mouth, and muscle weakness. In severe cases, botulism can lead to respiratory failure and death.
4. Gas gangrene (Clostridium perfringens infection): A rapidly progressing soft tissue infection caused by Clostridium perfringens or other clostridial species. The bacteria produce potent exotoxins that cause tissue destruction, gas production, and widespread necrosis. Gas gangrene is characterized by severe pain, swelling, discoloration, and a foul-smelling discharge. If left untreated, it can lead to sepsis, multi-organ failure, and death.
5. Clostridioides difficile infection (C. difficile infection): Although not caused by a typical clostridial species, C. difficile is a gram-positive, spore-forming bacterium that can cause severe diarrhea and colitis, particularly in hospitalized patients or those who have recently taken antibiotics. The bacteria produce toxins A and B, which damage the intestinal lining and contribute to inflammation and diarrhea. C. difficile infection can range from mild to life-threatening, with complications such as sepsis, toxic megacolon, and bowel perforation.

'Clostridium difficile' (also known as 'C. difficile' or 'C. diff') is a type of Gram-positive, spore-forming bacterium that can be found in the environment, including in soil, water, and human and animal feces. It is a common cause of healthcare-associated infections, particularly in individuals who have recently received antibiotics or have other underlying health conditions that weaken their immune system.

C. difficile produces toxins that can cause a range of symptoms, from mild diarrhea to severe colitis (inflammation of the colon) and potentially life-threatening complications such as sepsis and toxic megacolon. The most common toxins produced by C. difficile are called TcdA and TcdB, which damage the lining of the intestine and cause inflammation.

C. difficile infections (CDIs) can be difficult to treat, particularly in severe cases or in patients who have recurrent infections. Treatment typically involves discontinuing any unnecessary antibiotics, if possible, and administering specific antibiotics that are effective against C. difficile, such as metronidazole, vancomycin, or fidaxomicin. In some cases, fecal microbiota transplantation (FMT) may be recommended as a last resort for patients with recurrent or severe CDIs who have not responded to other treatments.

Preventing the spread of C. difficile is critical in healthcare settings, and includes measures such as hand hygiene, contact precautions, environmental cleaning, and antibiotic stewardship programs that promote the appropriate use of antibiotics.

'Clostridium botulinum' is a gram-positive, rod-shaped, anaerobic bacteria that produces one or more neurotoxins known as botulinum toxins. These toxins are among the most potent naturally occurring biological poisons and can cause a severe form of food poisoning called botulism in humans and animals. Botulism is characterized by symmetrical descending flaccid paralysis, which can lead to respiratory and cardiovascular failure, and ultimately death if not treated promptly.

The bacteria are widely distributed in nature, particularly in soil, sediments, and the intestinal tracts of some animals. They can form spores that are highly resistant to heat, chemicals, and other environmental stresses, allowing them to survive for long periods in adverse conditions. The spores can germinate and produce vegetative cells and toxins when they encounter favorable conditions, such as anaerobic environments with appropriate nutrients.

Human botulism can occur through three main routes of exposure: foodborne, wound, and infant botulism. Foodborne botulism results from consuming contaminated food containing preformed toxins, while wound botulism occurs when the bacteria infect a wound and produce toxins in situ. Infant botulism is caused by the ingestion of spores that colonize the intestines and produce toxins, mainly affecting infants under one year of age.

Prevention measures include proper food handling, storage, and preparation practices, such as cooking and canning foods at appropriate temperatures and for sufficient durations. Wound care and prompt medical attention are crucial in preventing wound botulism. Vaccines and antitoxins are available for prophylaxis and treatment of botulism in high-risk individuals or in cases of confirmed exposure.

"Clostridium tertium" at the Encyclopedia of Life UniProt. "Clostridium tertium". Retrieved 2011-12-28. Type strain of ... "Enzymes of Clostridium tertium." Department of Microbiology and Neurology" Columbia University. "Clostridium tertium: (Henry ... C. tertium has also been isolated from soil and from faeces of healthy neonates and infants. Clostridium tertium is a Gram- ... However, C. tertium does not grow on selective media for Gram-negative organisms. Clostridium tertium was initially isolated ...
Destruction of Blood Group A Activity by an Enzyme from Clostridium tertium Which Deacetylates N-Acetylgalactosamine in Intact ...
Clostridium tagluense Clostridium tarantellae Clostridium tepidiprofundi Clostridium tepidum Clostridium tertium Clostridium ... Clostridium baratii Clostridium beihaiense Clostridium beijerinckii Clostridium diolis Clostridium bornimense Clostridium ... Clostridium aceticum Clostridium acetireducens Clostridium acetobutylicum Clostridium acidisoli Clostridium aciditolerans ... Clostridium aestuarii Clostridium akagii Clostridium algidicarnis Clostridium algifaecis Clostridium algoriphilum Clostridium ...
Clostridium symbiosum MeSH B03.300.390.400.200.722 - Clostridium tertium MeSH B03.300.390.400.200.725 - Clostridium tetani MeSH ... Clostridium symbiosum MeSH B03.510.415.400.200.722 - Clostridium tertium MeSH B03.510.415.400.200.725 - Clostridium tetani MeSH ... Clostridium botulinum type G MeSH B03.300.390.400.200.180 - Clostridium butyricum MeSH B03.300.390.400.200.200 - Clostridium ... Clostridium botulinum type G MeSH B03.510.415.400.200.180 - Clostridium butyricum MeSH B03.510.415.400.200.200 - Clostridium ...
"Clostridium tertium" at the Encyclopedia of Life UniProt. "Clostridium tertium". Retrieved 2011-12-28. Type strain of ... "Enzymes of Clostridium tertium." Department of Microbiology and Neurology" Columbia University. "Clostridium tertium: (Henry ... C. tertium has also been isolated from soil and from faeces of healthy neonates and infants. Clostridium tertium is a Gram- ... However, C. tertium does not grow on selective media for Gram-negative organisms. Clostridium tertium was initially isolated ...
Aerotolerant Clostridium tertium brain abscess following a lawn dart injury. J Clin Microbiol. 1990;28:2127-9.PubMedGoogle ... Clostridium tertium meningitis as the presenting sign of a meningocele in a twelve-year-old child. Pediatr Infect Dis J. 1997; ... Clostridium tertium septicemia. N Engl J Med. 1963;269:467-9. DOIPubMedGoogle Scholar ... Neutropenic enterocolitis associated with Clostridium tertium. J Clin Pathol. 1993;46:180-3. DOIPubMedGoogle Scholar ...
Other Clostridium spp. Blue/Green Sucrose positve/Glucosidase positive(e.g. Cl. baratii, Cl. paraputrificum, Cl. tertium) ... This results in characteristic opaque yellow Clostridium perfringens colonies. Most other Clostridium spp. will appear as ... m-CP Medium was first described by Bisson and Cabelli1 for the rapid quantitation of Clostridium perfringens from a variety of ... Lack of b-D glucosidase activity means that Clostridium perfringens does not cleave the chromogen, indoxyl b-D glucoside, in ...
Only 3 strains (0.6%) gave false positive results and were identifi ed as C. fallax, C. botulinum, and C. tertium. Variance ... TSCF detects all sulfite-reducing clostridia, not only C. perfringens; however, in some cases, excessive blackening of the agar ...
... culture inactivated with methanol was sent to a reference laboratory and identified by mass spectrometry as Clostridium tertium ... Clostridium tertium is present both in soil and in oral and faecal human flora and has been reported as a cause of various ... Fujitani S., Liu C. X., Finegold S. M., Song Y. L., Mathisen G. E. 2007; Clostridium tertium isolated from gas gangrene wound; ... You M.-J., Shin G.-W., Lee C.-S. 2015; Clostridium tertium bacteremia in a patient with glyphosate ingestion. Am J Case Rep 16: ...
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Clostridium tertium (L. adj. tertius -a -um, third) is ☞ illegitimate.. A specific epithet may be composed arbitrarily [Rule ... Clostridium tertium is legitimate because the specific epithet is an ordinal adjective below undecimus (Latin adj. tertius -a - ... "name Clostridium putrificum is rejected while Clostridium botulinum is conserved for toxigenic strains and Clostridium ... Clostridium piliforme (ex Tyzzer 1917) Duncan et al. 1993 is not validly published because no type strain is designated. ...
In 1861, Louis Pasteur identified the first clostridial species, Clostridium butyricum. ... clostridial myonecrosis are interchangeable terms used to describe an infection of muscle tissue by toxin-producing clostridia ... Clostridium sporogenes, Clostridium novyi, Clostridium fallax, Clostridium histolyticum, and Clostridium tertium. [7] ... Clostridia may also colonize the skin, especially around the perineum. Clostridia are obligate anaerobes, but some species are ...
Bacteriemia , Infecções por Clostridium , Clostridium tertium , Gastroenteropatias , Neoplasias Hematológicas , Neutropenia , ... The first episode of C. tertium bacteremia in each patient was included in the analysis. Among 601 patients with Clostridium ... Clinical significance and outcomes of Clostridium tertium bacteremia: analysis of 62 cases in neutropenic and non-neutropenic ... The clinical significance of Clostridium tertium bacteremia is still uncertain. We evaluated the incidence, clinical ...
Clostridium sticklandii B3.353.625.500.710 Clostridium symbiosum B3.353.625.500.713 Clostridium tertium B3.353.625.500.722 ... Clostridium B3.353.625.500 Clostridium acetobutylicum B3.353.625.500.25 Clostridium beijerinckii B3.353.625.500.100 Clostridium ... Clostridium botulinum type A B3.353.625.500.160.50 Clostridium botulinum type B B3.353.625.500.160.100 Clostridium botulinum ... Clostridium botulinum type E B3.353.625.500.160.250 Clostridium botulinum type F B3.353.625.500.160.300 Clostridium botulinum ...
Clostridium sticklandii B3.353.625.500.710 Clostridium symbiosum B3.353.625.500.713 Clostridium tertium B3.353.625.500.722 ... Clostridium B3.353.625.500 Clostridium acetobutylicum B3.353.625.500.25 Clostridium beijerinckii B3.353.625.500.100 Clostridium ... Clostridium botulinum type A B3.353.625.500.160.50 Clostridium botulinum type B B3.353.625.500.160.100 Clostridium botulinum ... Clostridium botulinum type E B3.353.625.500.160.250 Clostridium botulinum type F B3.353.625.500.160.300 Clostridium botulinum ...
... tertium. Multiple bacterial species were isolated from 43 (74%) samples, a single species from the remaining 15. In 13 samples ... which was inoculated directly into Clostridium Botulinum Isolation Cooked Meat Broth (CBI). The second method rendered the ... increase of morbidity and mortality among illegal injecting drug users in the UK and Ireland was reported and Clostridium novyi ...
Clostridium tertium Clostridium tertium Clostridium tertium Clostridium tetanomorphum Clostridium tetanomorphum Clostridium ... Clostridium chauvoei Clostridium chauvoei Clostridium chauvoei Clostridium histolyticum Clostridium histolyticum Clostridium ... Clostridium kluyveri Clostridium kluyveri Clostridium kluyveri Clostridium sordellii Clostridium sordellii Clostridium ... Clostridium sticklandii Clostridium sticklandii Clostridium sticklandii Clostridium symbiosum Clostridium symbiosum Clostridium ...
Clostridium tertium Clostridium tertium Clostridium tertium Clostridium tetanomorphum Clostridium tetanomorphum Clostridium ... Clostridium chauvoei Clostridium chauvoei Clostridium chauvoei Clostridium histolyticum Clostridium histolyticum Clostridium ... Clostridium kluyveri Clostridium kluyveri Clostridium kluyveri Clostridium sordellii Clostridium sordellii Clostridium ... Clostridium sticklandii Clostridium sticklandii Clostridium sticklandii Clostridium symbiosum Clostridium symbiosum Clostridium ...
Preterm Infant-Associated Clostridium tertium, Clostridium cadaveris, and Clostridium paraputrificum Strains: Genomic and ... Clostridium tertium septicemia B M KING, B A RANCK, F D DAUGHERTY, C A RAU ... Clostridium tertium septicemia B M KING et al. N Engl J Med. 1963. . ... Whole genome sequence of bacteremic Clostridium tertium in a World War I soldier, 1914. M M, C C, E V, F A, M S, M D, M B, G A ...
Clostridium tertium. Gastric or colonic malignancy. Bowel disorders. The acquired B phenomenon refers to the deacetylation of ... Clostridia. Pneumococci. The Tk receptor is associated with normal cellular sialic acid content, but is formed with microbial ... Clostridia. Corynebacteria. Escherichia coli. Streptococcus. Staphylococcus. Vibrio cholera. Influenza virus. Primary and ...
Aerotolerant Clostridium tertium brain abscess following a lawn dart injury. J Clin Microbiol. 1990;28:2127-9.PubMedGoogle ... Clostridium tertium meningitis as the presenting sign of a meningocele in a twelve-year-old child. Pediatr Infect Dis J. 1997; ... Clostridium tertium septicemia. N Engl J Med. 1963;269:467-9. DOIPubMedGoogle Scholar ... Neutropenic enterocolitis associated with Clostridium tertium. J Clin Pathol. 1993;46:180-3. DOIPubMedGoogle Scholar ...
Most Clostridium perfringens are susceptible, but other species, e.g., Clostridium sporogenes and Clostridium tertium are ... Clostridia: Clostridia are more resistant than most anaerobes to clindamycin. ... Peptococcus species and Clostridium species other than Clostridium perfringens):. 600 to 1200 mg/day in 2, 3 or 4 equal doses. ... Clostridium difficile associated diarrhea (CDAD) has been reported with use of nearly all antibacterial agents, including ...
Clostridium Ramosum,i,,,1,0,2,,, 306,6080,Clostridium Tertium,i,,,1,0,2,,, 307,1981,Osteoarthritis,r,7287,,0,0,0,,, 308,10690, ... Clostridium Limosum,i,,,1,0,2,,, 1030,8379,Renal Rupture,k,,KIDNEY;RENAL;NEPHRIC;NEPHRON;KIDNEYS;RUPTURE;RUPTURED;BURST,0,0,0 ... Clostridium Novyi,i,626,,1,0,2,,, 355,2413,Rheumatoid Arthritis?,r,7244,,1,0,2,,, 356,9947,Lichen Simplex Chronicus,d,6998,,0,0 ... Clostridium Septicum,i,600,,1,0,2,,, 2512,5961,Kingella Kingae,i,,,1,0,2,,, 2513,6061,Bacteroides Vulgatis,i,,,1,0,2,,, 2514, ...
Clinical significance and outcomes of Clostridium tertium bacteremia: analysis of 62 cases in neutropenic and non-neutropenic ...
Clostridium symbiosum B03.300.390.400.200.722 Clostridium tertium B03.300.390.400.200.725 Clostridium tetani B03.300.390.400. ... Clostridium symbiosum B03.353.625.375.500.722 Clostridium tertium B03.353.625.375.500.725 Clostridium tetani B03.353.625.375. ... Clostridium symbiosum B03.510.415.400.200.722 Clostridium tertium B03.510.415.400.200.725 Clostridium tetani B03.510.415.400. ... Clostridium botulinum type A B03.300.390.400.200.160.100 Clostridium botulinum type B B03.300.390.400.200.160.150 Clostridium ...
Clostridium tertium Preferred Term Term UI T571704. Date02/06/2004. LexicalTag NON. ThesaurusID NLM (2005). ... Clostridium [B03.300.390.400.200] * Clostridium acetobutylicum [B03.300.390.400.200.025] * Clostridium beijerinckii [B03.300. ... Clostridium [B03.353.625.375.500] * Clostridium acetobutylicum [B03.353.625.375.500.025] * Clostridium beijerinckii [B03.353. ... Clostridium [B03.510.415.400.200] * Clostridium acetobutylicum [B03.510.415.400.200.025] * Clostridium beijerinckii [B03.510. ...
Clostridium tertium Preferred Term Term UI T571704. Date02/06/2004. LexicalTag NON. ThesaurusID NLM (2005). ... Clostridium [B03.300.390.400.200] * Clostridium acetobutylicum [B03.300.390.400.200.025] * Clostridium beijerinckii [B03.300. ... Clostridium [B03.353.625.375.500] * Clostridium acetobutylicum [B03.353.625.375.500.025] * Clostridium beijerinckii [B03.353. ... Clostridium [B03.510.415.400.200] * Clostridium acetobutylicum [B03.510.415.400.200.025] * Clostridium beijerinckii [B03.510. ...
A bacterial infection with specific strains of E. coli or Clostridium tertium can generate a B-like antigen from an individual ...
Clostridium septicum. Clostridium sordellii. Clostridium sticklandii. Clostridium symbiosum. Clostridium tertium. Clostridium ... Clostridium Clostridium acetobutylicum. Clostridium beijerinckii. Clostridium bifermentans. Clostridium botulinum. Clostridium ... Clostridium cellulolyticum. Clostridium cellulovorans. Clostridium chauvoei. Clostridium difficile. Clostridium histolyticum. ... Clostridium tetanomorphum. Clostridium thermocellum. Clostridium tyrobutyricum. Verrucomicrobia. Micromonosporaceae ...
Clostridium tertium - Conceito preferido Identificador do conceito. M0460404. Nota de escopo. Espécie de bactéria Gram-positiva ... Clostridium tertium. Nota de escopo:. Especie de bacteria grampositiva de la familia Clostridiaceae, que causa BACTERIEMIA en ... infecção: coordene como primário com INFECÇÕES POR CLOSTRIDIUM (como primário). Qualificadores permitidos:. CH química. CL ... Clostridium tertium Descritor em espanhol: Clostridium tertium Espanhol da Espanha Descritor. ...
Clostridium tertium (organism). Code System Preferred Concept Name. Clostridium tertium (organism). Concept Status. Published. ...
Clostridium Ramosum,i,,,1,0,2,,, 306,6080,Clostridium Tertium,i,,,1,0,2,,, 307,1981,Osteoarthritis,r,7287,,0,0,0,,, 308,10690, ... Clostridium Limosum,i,,,1,0,2,,, 1030,8379,Renal Rupture,k,,KIDNEY;RENAL;NEPHRIC;NEPHRON;KIDNEYS;RUPTURE;RUPTURED;BURST,0,0,0 ... Clostridium Novyi,i,626,,1,0,2,,, 355,2413,Rheumatoid Arthritis?,r,7244,,1,0,2,,, 356,9947,Lichen Simplex Chronicus,d,6998,,0,0 ... Clostridium Septicum,i,600,,1,0,2,,, 2512,5961,Kingella Kingae,i,,,1,0,2,,, 2513,6061,Bacteroides Vulgatis,i,,,1,0,2,,, 2514, ...
Most Clostridium perfringens are susceptible, but other species, e.g., Clostridium sporogenes and Clostridium tertium are ... Clostridia: Clostridia are more resistant than most anaerobes to clindamycin.. ... Clostridium difficile associated diarrhea (CDAD) has been reported with use of nearly all antibacterial agents, including ... Clostridium difficile associated diarrhea (CDAD) has been reported with use of nearly all antibacterial agents, including ...
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Clostridium tertium bacteremia in patient with liver cirrhosis]. / Bacteriemia por Clostridium tertium en un paciente con ... Bacteriemia , Infecciones por Clostridium , Clostridium tertium , Masculino , Humanos , Persona de Mediana Edad , Infecciones ... Clostridium tertium is a bacterium of the Clostridiaceae family which can be found colonizing the gastrointestinal tract. ... Clostridium tertium es una bacteria de la familia Clostridiaceae que se puede encontrar colonizando el tracto gastrointestinal ...
Clostridium tertium [B03.300.390.400.200.722] Clostridium tertium * Clostridium tetani [B03.300.390.400.200.725] ... Clostridium butyricum - Preferred Concept UI. M0456039. Scope note. Type species of the genus CLOSTRIDIUM, a gram-positive ... Clostridium butyricum. Scope note:. Especie tipo del género CLOSTRIDIUM, bacteria grampositiva de la familia Clostridiaceae. Se ... infection: coordinate IM with CLOSTRIDIUM INFECTIONS (IM). Allowable Qualifiers:. CH chemistry. CL classification. CY cytology ...
Clostridium sticklandii B3.353.625.500.710 Clostridium symbiosum B3.353.625.500.713 Clostridium tertium B3.353.625.500.722 ... Clostridium B3.353.625.500 Clostridium acetobutylicum B3.353.625.500.25 Clostridium beijerinckii B3.353.625.500.100 Clostridium ... Clostridium botulinum type A B3.353.625.500.160.50 Clostridium botulinum type B B3.353.625.500.160.100 Clostridium botulinum ... Clostridium botulinum type E B3.353.625.500.160.250 Clostridium botulinum type F B3.353.625.500.160.300 Clostridium botulinum ...
Clostridium sticklandii B3.353.625.500.710 Clostridium symbiosum B3.353.625.500.713 Clostridium tertium B3.353.625.500.722 ... Clostridium B3.353.625.500 Clostridium acetobutylicum B3.353.625.500.25 Clostridium beijerinckii B3.353.625.500.100 Clostridium ... Clostridium botulinum type A B3.353.625.500.160.50 Clostridium botulinum type B B3.353.625.500.160.100 Clostridium botulinum ... Clostridium botulinum type E B3.353.625.500.160.250 Clostridium botulinum type F B3.353.625.500.160.300 Clostridium botulinum ...
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  • A medium for rapid isolation and presumptive identification of Clostridium perfringens from water samples. (oxoid.com)
  • Membrane Clostridium Perfringens (m-CP) Medium is a selective and chromogenic medium for the presumptive identification of Clostridium perfringens from water samples. (oxoid.com)
  • m-CP Medium was first described by Bisson and Cabelli 1 for the rapid quantitation of Clostridium perfringens from a variety of water samples (seawater, potable water and sewage). (oxoid.com)
  • The medium was shown to give better recovery of Clostridium perfringens from water and sewage samples than the Bonde pour tube method 1 . (oxoid.com)
  • In m-CP Medium lack of b -D-glucosidase activity (an enzyme involved in cellobiose fermentation), fermentation of sucrose and production of acid phosphatase are used to differentiate presumptive Clostridium perfringens colonies from other Clostridium spp. (oxoid.com)
  • Lack of b -D glucosidase activity means that Clostridium perfringens does not cleave the chromogen, indoxyl b -D glucoside, in the medium. (oxoid.com)
  • This results in characteristic opaque yellow Clostridium perfringens colonies. (oxoid.com)
  • Presumptive positive Clostridium perfringens colonies can be further tested for acid phosphatase activity by exposure to ammonium hydroxide vapour for 20 to 30 seconds. (oxoid.com)
  • Clostridium perfringens colonies turn pink or red as phenolphthalein diphosphate is cleaved by acid phosphatase. (oxoid.com)
  • It is important this further test is carried out as there are a very small number of non-perfringens clostridia that produce yellow colonies. (oxoid.com)
  • This organism, originally known as Bacillus aerogenes capsulatus, was later renamed Bacillus perfringens, and then Clostridium welchii . (medscape.com)
  • The organism is now named Clostridium perfringens . (medscape.com)
  • The remainder of the flora detected comprised two samples contaminated with C. perfringens and two samples with either C. sordellii or C. tertium. (opioids.wiki)
  • Clostridium tertium was initially isolated from war wounds by Captain Herbert Henry (RAMC) in 1917, but it was not until the first human cases of C. tertium bacteremia were reported in 1963 that it was recognized as a human pathogen. (wikipedia.org)
  • First isolated by Henry from war wounds in 1917 ( 1 ), C. tertium was recognized as a human pathogen when cases of bacteremia were reported in 1963 ( 2 ). (cdc.gov)
  • Three major factors have been associated with C. tertium bacteremia: intestinal mucosal injury, neutropenia, and history of exposure to β-lactam antibiotics (particularly third generation cephalosporins). (wikipedia.org)
  • Almost all reported cases of C. tertium bacteremia have been in neutropenic patients without any obvious source of infection. (wikipedia.org)
  • Clostridium tertium bacteremia can cause fever, and directed antibiotic therapy is indicated. (wikipedia.org)
  • Mortality related to C. tertium bacteremia treated appropriately appears to be quite low. (wikipedia.org)
  • Miller and colleagues, in a recent review of 32 cases, highlighted the role of neutropenia, intestinal mucosal injury, and exposure to β-lactam antibiotics predisposing to C. tertium bacteremia ( 3 ). (cdc.gov)
  • Breakthrough bacteremia due to Clostridium tertium in a patient with neutropenic fever, and identification by MALDI-TOF mass spectrometry. (microbiologyresearch.org)
  • Other common clostridial species that cause gas gangrene include Clostridium bifermentans, Clostridium septicum, Clostridium sporogenes, Clostridium novyi, Clostridium fallax, Clostridium histolyticum, and Clostridium tertium . (medscape.com)
  • I n 2000, an unusual increase of morbidity and mortality among illegal injecting drug users in the UK and Ireland was reported and Clostridium novyi was identified as the likely source of the serious infection, although infections due to C. botulinum and Bacillus cereus were also reported. (opioids.wiki)
  • C. tertium has been isolated in neutropenic and nonneutropenic patients, and in cases of necrotizing fasciitis and gangrene. (wikipedia.org)
  • C. tertium as the sole pathogen causing necrotizing fasciitis and gangrene has not been reported. (cdc.gov)
  • We report the first two cases of necrotizing fasciitis and gangrene caused by C. tertium . (cdc.gov)
  • Gas gangrene and clostridial myonecrosis are interchangeable terms used to describe an infection of muscle tissue by toxin-producing clostridia. (medscape.com)
  • Gas gangrene is caused by an anaerobic, gram-positive, spore-forming bacillus of the genus Clostridium . (medscape.com)
  • A recent clinical series on gas gangrene demonstrated a predominance (83.3%) of aerobic gram-negative bacilli in wound cultures compared with anaerobic gram-positive bacilli, with Clostridium species accounting for 4.5% of the isolates. (medscape.com)
  • Clostridium tertium , a non-exotoxin-producing, aerotolerant species, is an uncommon human pathogen. (cdc.gov)
  • However, C. tertium does not grow on selective media for Gram-negative organisms. (wikipedia.org)
  • Clostridium tertium is an anaerobic, motile, gram-positive bacterium. (wikipedia.org)
  • Clostridium tertium is a Gram-positive, spore forming, anaerobic bacillus found in the soil and the gut of many animal species, including humans. (wikipedia.org)
  • Bacterial species of the genus Clostridium are anaerobic or aerotolerant, gram-positive, endospore-forming bacilli found in the soil and gut of humans and other animals. (cdc.gov)
  • Only 3 strains (0.6%) gave false positive results and were identifi ed as C. fallax , C. botulinum , and C. tertium . (sigmaaldrich.com)
  • The first consisted of suspension of the drug in maximum recovery diluent (MRD) which was inoculated directly into Clostridium Botulinum Isolation Cooked Meat Broth (CBI). (opioids.wiki)
  • C. tertium distinguishes itself from other clostridia as a non-toxin producing, aerotolerant, non-histotoxic and non-lipolytic species. (wikipedia.org)
  • Clostridia are obligate anaerobes, but some species are relatively aerotolerant. (medscape.com)
  • The aerotolerance of C. tertium can lead to its misidentification as Bacillus spp. (wikipedia.org)
  • A negative catalase test is an easy tool to differentiate C. tertium from Bacillus spp. (wikipedia.org)
  • C. tertium has also been implicated with osteomyelitis, and miscellaneous soft tissue infections in humans. (wikipedia.org)
  • Clostridia have been isolated from the mucous membranes of humans, including the GI tract and the female genital tract. (medscape.com)
  • Clostridium tertium is present both in soil and in oral and faecal human flora and has been reported as a cause of various infections, such as brain abscess, sepsis and necrotizing soft tissue infections. (microbiologyresearch.org)
  • Clostridium tertium isolated from a necrotizing soft tissue infection in a diabetic but otherwise nonimmunocompromised patient. (microbiologyresearch.org)
  • C. tertium has also been isolated from soil and from faeces of healthy neonates and infants. (wikipedia.org)
  • Also, C. tertium only forms spores anaerobically, as opposed to Bacillus spp. (wikipedia.org)
  • The selection effect of antibiotics on C. tertium may occur in cases where patients have had prior exposure to β-lactam antibiotics. (wikipedia.org)
  • The blood group A-splitting activity of C. tertium enzymes was inhibited by copper, zinc and nickel ions. (wikipedia.org)
  • C. tertium is easily decolorized in Gram-stained smears and can be mistaken for a Gram-negative organism. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 1861, Louis Pasteur identified the first clostridial species, Clostridium butyricum. (medscape.com)
  • Bacterial species of the genus Clostridium are anaerobic or aerotolerant, gram-positive, endospore-forming bacilli found in the soil and gut of humans and other animals. (cdc.gov)
  • Gas gangrene is caused by an anaerobic, gram-positive, spore-forming bacillus of the genus Clostridium. (medscape.com)
  • Type species of the genus CLOSTRIDIUM, a gram-positive bacteria in the family Clostridiaceae. (bvsalud.org)
  • Especie de bacteria grampositiva de la familia Clostridiaceae, que causa BACTERIEMIA en seres humanos y ANIMALES. (bvsalud.org)
  • Especie tipo del género CLOSTRIDIUM, bacteria grampositiva de la familia Clostridiaceae. (bvsalud.org)
  • Gram stain of Clostridium septicum , from culture growth of soft tissue infection. (idimages.org)
  • Clostridium septicum , from culture growth of soft tissue infection. (idimages.org)
  • Gram stain of Clostridium septicum from soft tissue swab, with arrows showing endospores. (idimages.org)
  • Anaerobic culture on blood agar from surgical swab, which grew a film or swarm of Clostridium septicum within 24 hours. (idimages.org)
  • Clostridium septicum within 24 hours. (idimages.org)
  • Polymicrobial septic arthritis due to Clostridium species: case report and review. (nih.gov)
  • Clostridium tertium , a non-exotoxin-producing, aerotolerant species, is an uncommon human pathogen. (cdc.gov)
  • Clostridia are obligate anaerobes, but some species are relatively aerotolerant. (medscape.com)
  • A recent clinical series on gas gangrene demonstrated a predominance (83.3%) of aerobic gram-negative bacilli in wound cultures compared with anaerobic gram-positive bacilli, with Clostridium species accounting for 4.5% of the isolates. (medscape.com)
  • Clostridia are more resistant than most anaerobes to clindamycin. (nih.gov)
  • Both isolates of C. tertium were susceptible in vitro to penicillin, ampicillin, vancomycin, and metronidazole. (cdc.gov)
  • A bacterial infection with specific strains of E. coli or Clostridium tertium can generate a B-like antigen from an individual who has the A1 allele ( 11 ). (nih.gov)