Isolation of Capsulate Bacteria from Acute Dentoalveolar Abscesses
Lewis, M. A. O.
Milligan, S. G.
MacFarlane, T. W.
Carmichael, F. A.
- Publisher: Microbial Ecology in Health and Disease
Microbial Ecology in Health and Disease
(issn: 1651-2235, eissn: 1651-2235)
mesheuropmc: bacterial infections and mycoses
The presence of a capsule was determined for 198 bacterial strains (57 facultative anaerobes, 141 strict anaerobes) isobdted from pus samples aspirated from 40 acute dentoalveolar abscesses. A total of 133 (67 per cent) of the isolates (42 facultative anaerobes, 91 stri...