Hacek Infections

The HACEK group consists of weakly virulent, gram-negative bacteria, which mainly cause endocarditis. The HACEK Group immovable, gram negative rods or coccoid rods includes only minimally pathogenic, slow and demanding growing genera. They mainly cause endocarditis in susceptible individuals; 5% of Endokarditisfälle be attributed to this group, making it the most common cause of endocarditis caused by gram negative Bacili. The group consists of The HACEK group consists of weakly…

September 3, 2018
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