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Burkholderia spp. that is a major pathogen for cystic fibrosis

Burkholderia cepacia

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Burkholderia spp. that is resistant to decontaminating agents

B. cepacia

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Oxygen requirements of B. cepacia

Aerobic

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Disease caused by B. pseudomallei

Melioidosis

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Genera under the Family Burkholderiaceae

Burkholderia
Stenotrophomonas

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Causative agent for Glanders

B. mallei

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Media for B. cepacia

Blood agar
Chocolate agar
MacConkey agar

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Causative agent for Malioidosis

B. pseudomallei

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Oxidase reaction of B. cepacia

Weakly oxidase positive

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Oxygen requirements of Stenotrophomonas maltophilia

Aerobic

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Microscopic appearance of S. maltophilia

Gram-negative bacillus

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Motility of S. maltophilia

Motile

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Blood agar and chocolate agar growth of S. maltophilia

Green-lavender or yellow pigment

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Lactose fermentation characteristics of S. maltophilia

Non-lactose fermenter on MAC

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Oxidase reaction of S. maltophilia

Oxidase negative

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Catalase reaction of S. maltophilia

Catalase positive

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Esculin reaction of S. maltophilia

Esculin positive

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Carbohydrate strongly oxidized by S. maltophilia

Maltose

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Carbohydrate weakly oxidized by S. maltophilia

Glucose

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Disease caused by B. mallei

Glanders (equinia)

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An aggressive granulomatous pulmonary disease seen in Vietnam veterans

Melioidosis

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Antiobiotic susceptibility pattern of B. cepacia

Highly resistant