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Gram (-) diplococci, encapsulated, ferments maltose and glucose

Neisseria meningitidis

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Gram (-) diplococci, encapsulated, ferments glucose only

Neisseria gonorrhoeae

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Gram (-) rods, enriched chocolate agar, polyribitol phosphate capsule

Haemophilus influenza type B

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Gram (-) rods, Bordet-Gengou agar, whooping cough

Bordatella pertussis

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Gram (-) rods, poorly gram staining, silver stain, charcoal yeast agar, airconditioning

Legionella pneumophila

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Gram (-) rods, lactose fermenter, green sheen

Escherichia coli

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Gram (-) rods, lactose fermenter, urease (+), ESBL

Klebsiella pneumoniae

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Gram (-) rods, comma-shaped, motile, oxidase (+), shooting star

Vibrio cholerae

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Gram (-) rods, comma-shaped, microaerophilic, Skirrow's agar

Campylobacter jejuni

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Gram (-) rods, comma-shaped, urease (+)

Helicobacter pylori

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Non-lactose fermenting gram (-) rods, motile, oxidase (-), H2S producer

Salmonella

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Non-lactose fermenting gram (-) rods, non-motile, oxidase (-), H2S non-producer

Shigella

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Non-lactose fermenting gram (-) rods, swarming, oxidase (-) H2S producer, urease (+)

Proteus mirabilis

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Non-lactose fermenting gram (-) rods, oxidase (+), H2S non-producer, obligate aerobes

Pseudomonas aeruginosa

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Gram (-) rods, predominant anaerobe of the human colon, bowel trauma, perforation or surgery

Bacteroides fragilis