HACEK


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HACEKHaemophilus aphrophilus, Actinobacillus actinomycetemcomitans, Cardiobacterium hominis, Eikenella corrodens, and Kingella kingae (group of fastidious, gram-negative, aerobic bacilli)
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Identification of HACEK clinical isolates by matrix-assisted laser desorption ionization-time of flight mass spectrometry.
Although HACEK organisms are a rare cause of infective endocarditis, the high mortality rate requires a strong clinical suspicion.
An interesting finding of the research is that the differences between the opinions of officials and politicians are relatively small (similar in Hacek, 2012, p.
1) Although this study identified several organisms, including Gram-negative bacteria, atypical bacteria and fungi, no species from the HACEK group were identified in the 504 patients in the study.
aureus, HACEK (Haemophilus, Actinobacillus, Cardiobacterium, Eikenella, ou Kingella), ou Streptococcus bovis; Enterococcus adquiridos em comunidade na ausencia de uma fonte primaria de infeccao; * Hemoculturas persistentemente positivas com outros organismos: 2 hemoculturas positivas com mais de 12 horas de intervalo entre elas; ou positividade em todas de 3 ou a maioria de 4, com intervalo entre a primeira e ultima coleta maior que 1 hora; ou * Cultura, teste de biologia molecular ou sorologia IgG fase 1 > 1:800 para Coxiella burnetii.
HACEK refers to gram-negative bacilli: Haemophilus species (H parainfluenzae, H aphrophilus, and H paraphrophilus), Actinobacillus actinomycetemcomitans, Cardiobacterium hominis Eikenella corrodens and Kingella species.
Se describe como parte del grupo HACEK (Haemophilus parainfluenzae, H.
It is most commonly associated with a group of gram-negative bacilli collectively known as HACEK (for Hemophilus parainfluenzae, H aphrophilus, Hemophilus paraphrophilus, Actinobacillus actinomycetemcomitans, Cardiobacterium hominis, Eikenella corrodens, and Kingella kingae).
He had been hopeful of building some momentum for the upcoming Arlington Park meeting, for which he will be teamed with veteran agent Harry `The Hat' Hacek.
Black gave credit to Harry ``The Hat'' Hacek for putting Stevens on Point Given before the Breeders' Cup Juvenile, and said the old and new agents would split their percentage of the purse.
For example, one now can easily include the German double ss or the Hacek C.