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gram negative cocci

-neisseria spp.
-moraxella catarrhalis

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neisseria meningitis diseases

causes meningitis

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neisseria gonnorhoae diseases

causes gonnorhoea which can cause urethritis in men and pelvic inflammatory disease in women

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moraxella catarrhalis

causative agent of respiratory tract infections

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gram negative bacilli spp.

coliforms

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coliforms family

enterobacteriaceae

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examples of coliforms

escherichia coli
salmonella spp

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curved gram negative bacilli spp.

campylobacter spp.

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campylobacter spp. clinical problems

causes diarrhoea which can become bloody. Commonly infections occur after contact with domestic animals and chicken.

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helicobacter pylori clinical problems

damages mucosa and causes ulcers, it is also a strong risk factor for adenocarcinoma.

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haemophilus influenzae appearance

cocco-bacilli (mixed)

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haemophilus influenzae clinical problems

causes respiratory tract infection

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anaerobes

bacteriodes spp.
prevotella
porphyromonas

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bacteriodes fragilis

part of normal colonic flora, causes intra-abdominal abscess