Hafnia

Genus in the family Enterobacteriaceae; found in human feces, a rare cause of nosocomial infection; associated with diarrheal disease of undefined mechanism. There is a single species, H. alvei.

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Haf·nia (hafґne-ə) [L. Hafnia the old name for Copenhagen] a genus of gram-negative facultatively anaerobic bacteria of the family Enterobacteriaceae, made up of motile, peritrichously flagellated, nonencapsulated straight rods. The type species is H. alvei.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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  • Hafnia — alvei …   Wikipédia en Français

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