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Corynebacterium diphtheriae

Introduction: Corynebacterium diphtheriae

Description of Corynebacterium diphtheriae

Corynebacterium diphtheriae: A species of gram-positive, asporogenous bacteria in which three cultural types are recognized. These types (gravis, intermedius, and mitis) were originally given in accordance with the clinical severity of the cases from which the different strains were most frequently isolated. This species is the causative agent of DIPHTHERIA.
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Corynebacterium diphtheriae: species of gram positive, asporogenous bacteria in which three cultural types are recognized; these types (gravis, intermedius, and mitis) were originally given in accordance with the clinical severity of the cases from which the different strains were most frequently isolated; the causative agent of diphtheria.
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Corynebacterium diphtheriae: A species of gram-positive, asporogenous bacteria in which three cultural types are recognized. These types (gravis, intermedius, and mitis) were originally given in accordance with the clinical severity of the cases from which the different strains were most frequently isolated. This species is the causative agent of DIPHTHERIA.
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The term Corynebacterium diphtheriae can be used for:

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Hierarchical classifications of Corynebacterium diphtheriae

The following list attempts to classify Corynebacterium diphtheriae into categories where each line is subset of the next.

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