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Gram + Cocci

Staph aureus
Staph epidermidis
Strep Pyogenes (Group A)
Strep sp. (Group B/C/E)
Strep pneumoniae
Viridians Streptococci
Enterococcus

2

Gram + Rods

Baccillus antrhacis
Clostridium Difficile
Clostridium Perfringens

3

Gram - Cocci

Neisseria Meningitidis
Neisseria Gonorrhoeae

4

Gram - Rod

E coli
Klebsiella
Proteus
Enterobacter
Pseudomonas
Bacteroides
Fusobacterium

5

How to differentiate staph and strep

Catalase
Staph +
Strep -

6

How to differentiate staph aureus and staph epidermidis

Coagulase
aureus +
epidermidis -

7

How to differentiate between Strep?

Hemolysis
alpha=S pneum, viridians
beta = S pyo (GAS), S sp (GBS)

8

How to differentiate Bacillus anthrax vs Clostridium?

Clostridium is anaerobic

9

What are unique about Proteus? Pseudomonas?

Proteus = motile
Pseudomonas = Hospital acquired

10

Some bacteria not identified by gram stain

Mycobacteria (use acid fast)
Rickettsia (Rocky Mtn Spotted Fever)
Helicobacter pylori
Chlamydia
Bordetella Pertussis
Borrelia Burgdorferi (lyme)
Mycoplasma