Bacitracin and Group A Streps

Dilworth bactitech at hortonsbay.com
Tue Jul 31 15:59:46 EST 2001


.....and beta hemolytic enterococci DO exist!  You don't see them very
often, but they are out there. 

Thanks John!

Judy Dilworth, M.T. (ASCP)
Microbiology

John Gentile wrote:
> 
> I think I would trust the latex as being more specific for Group A where the
> PYR could be positive by other organisms - especially a beta hemolytic
> Enterococcus.




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