An Atlas of the Clinical Microbiology of Infectious Diseases, Volume 1: Bacterial Agents, 1st Edition (Hardback) book cover

An Atlas of the Clinical Microbiology of Infectious Diseases, Volume 1

Bacterial Agents, 1st Edition

By Edward J. Bottone

CRC Press

280 pages

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Hardback: 9781842142196
pub: 2003-11-19
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Filled with highly instructional visual images, An Atlas of the Clinical Microbiology of Infectious Diseases, Volume 1: Bacterial Agents contains typical and atypical presentations and identifying characteristics of microorganisms, including newly described microbial agents, covering the breadth of clinical microbiology. The book presents more than 425 color photomicrographs harvested over the author's 40-year career augmented by up-to-date text describing each microbial entity included and offering insightful comments on their clinical significance.

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Table of Contents

Foreword

Gram-positive, Branching and Non-branching, Non-acid-fast, Bacillary Species

Gram-positive, Aerobic, Branching, Partially acid-fast Species

Acid-fast Bacilli: Mycobacterium

Fermenting, Gram-negative, Facultative Anaerobic Bacilli

Non-fermenting, Gram-negative Aerobic Bacilli

Anaerobes

Fastidious, Gram-negative Bacilli

Gram-positive, Catalase-positive Cocci

Gram-positive, Catalase-negative Cocci

Gram-negative Cocci

Curved and Spiral Species

Intracellular Bacterial Species

Bibliography

Index

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
MED022090
MEDICAL / Infectious Diseases
MED067000
MEDICAL / Pathology
SCI045000
SCIENCE / Life Sciences / Biology / Microbiology