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Flashcards in Gram Positive Bacteria and Diseases They Cause Deck (15):
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Bacillus Cereus

Food poisoning

2

Bacillus Anthracis

Anthrax

3

Listeria Monocytogenes

Meningitis in neonates

4

Corynebacterium Diptheriae

Diptheria

5

Clostridium Difficile

Diarrhoea

6

Clostridium Perfringens

Gas gangrene

7

Clostridium Botulinum

Botulism

8

Clostridium Tetani

Tetanus

9

Staphylococcus Aureus

- MRSA
- Endocarditis

10

Staphylococcus Epidermis

May infect catheters

11

Staphylococcus Saprophyticus

UTI

12

Streptococcus Pneumoniae

Atypical pneumonia

13

Viridans Streptococci

Endocarditis

14

Streptococcus Pyogenes

Necrotising fasciitis

15

Enterococcus Faecalis

UTI