microbes and diseases

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  1. Staphylococcus aureus
    causes boils, impetigo, carbuncles, SKIN INFECTIONS, toxic shock syndrome. pyogenic; catalase positive
  2. Staphylococcus saprophyticus
    common cause of UTI in sexually active young women
  3. Staphylococcus epidermidis
    coagulase negative; usu nonpathogenic; indwelling dvice associate infection
  4. Streptococcus pneumoniae
    pneumonia, meningitis, otitis media, sepsisgram positive cocci, catalase negative
  5. Streptococcus viridans
    opportunistic; dental caries
  6. Streptococcus agalactiae
    gropu B strep, serious neonatal pathogen
  7. Enterococcus
    UTI, endocarditis, bacteremiagram postivie cocci
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