World Library  
Flag as Inappropriate
Email this Article

Serratia infection

Article Id: WHEBN0018589801
Reproduction Date:

Title: Serratia infection  
Author: World Heritage Encyclopedia
Language: English
Subject: Rickettsia africae, Rickettsia honei, Rickettsia japonica, Helicobacter cellulitis, American tick bite fever
Collection: Bacterial Diseases
Publisher: World Heritage Encyclopedia

Serratia infection

Serratia infection
Classification and external resources
MeSH D016868

Serratia infection refers to a disease caused by a species in the genus Serratia.

The species involved is usually Serratia marcescens.

It can cause nosocomial infections.[1]


  1. ^ Hejazi A, Falkiner FR (November 1997). "Serratia marcescens". J. Med. Microbiol. 46 (11): 903–12.  

This article was sourced from Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. World Heritage Encyclopedia content is assembled from numerous content providers, Open Access Publishing, and in compliance with The Fair Access to Science and Technology Research Act (FASTR), Wikimedia Foundation, Inc., Public Library of Science, The Encyclopedia of Life, Open Book Publishers (OBP), PubMed, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Center for Biotechnology Information, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health (NIH), U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, and, which sources content from all federal, state, local, tribal, and territorial government publication portals (.gov, .mil, .edu). Funding for and content contributors is made possible from the U.S. Congress, E-Government Act of 2002.
Crowd sourced content that is contributed to World Heritage Encyclopedia is peer reviewed and edited by our editorial staff to ensure quality scholarly research articles.
By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. World Heritage Encyclopedia™ is a registered trademark of the World Public Library Association, a non-profit organization.

Copyright © World Library Foundation. All rights reserved. eBooks from Project Gutenberg are sponsored by the World Library Foundation,
a 501c(4) Member's Support Non-Profit Organization, and is NOT affiliated with any governmental agency or department.