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Stenotrophomonas maltophilia

Stenotrophomonas maltophilia: Introduction

Stenotrophomonas maltophilia: A bacteria that is usually found in aquatic environments, is not very virulent and rarely infects humans. Most cases of infection tends to occur through use of hospital appliances such as catheters, I.V lines and breathing tubes in immunocompromised people. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Stenotrophomonas maltophilia is available below.

Symptoms of Stenotrophomonas maltophilia

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Stenotrophomonas maltophilia: Complications

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Causes of Stenotrophomonas maltophilia

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Misdiagnosis and Stenotrophomonas maltophilia

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Definitions of Stenotrophomonas maltophilia:

A species of STENOTROPHOMONAS, formerly called Xanthomonas maltophilia, which reduces nitrate. It is a cause of hospital-acquired ocular and lung infections, especially in those patients with cystic fibrosis and those who are immunosuppressed. - (Source - Diseases Database)

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More information about Stenotrophomonas maltophilia

  1. Stenotrophomonas maltophilia: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Complications

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