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Aerobic bacteria

 

Aerobic bacteria are bacteria that can grow and live when oxygen is present.

 

References

Scheld WM. Introduction to microbial disease: host-pathogen interactions. In: Goldman L, Schafer AI, eds. Goldman-Cecil Medicine. 25th ed. Philadelphia, PA: Elsevier Saunders; 2016:chap 277.

Stedman's Online Medical Dictionary. stedmansonline.com/content.aspx?id=mlrA0500000406&termtype=t. Accessed May 13, 2017.

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  • Bacteria

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    Bacterial infections can lead to the formation of pus, or to the spread of the bacteria in the blood.

    Bacteria

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    • Bacteria

      Bacteria - illustration

      Bacterial infections can lead to the formation of pus, or to the spread of the bacteria in the blood.

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        Tests for Aerobic bacteria

         
         

        Review Date: 5/14/2017

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