Staph

  • (noun): Spherical gram-positive parasitic bacteria that tend to form irregular colonies; some cause boils or septicemia or infections.
    Synonyms: staphylococcus, staphylococci

Some articles on staph:

Orbital Cellulitis - Causes
... Staphylococcus aureus, is a gram-positive bacterium which is the most common of staph infections ... Staph organisms are able to produce toxins which promote their virulence which leads to the inflammatory response seen in orbital cellulitis ... Staphylococcus aureus forms large yellow colonies (which is distinct from other Staph infections such as Staphylococcus epidermis which forms white colonies) ...
The Ultimate Fighter 4 - Episodes
... down with a rash that was diagnosed later as a staph infection, which White insists was something one of the fighters brought with them and was not at the ... Due to their other middleweights still suffering from staph, Team Mojo picks Smith to fight, and have matched him with Travis Lutter ... Team Mojo's Din Thomas, who was still suffering with staph ...
Joe Jurevicius - Professional Career - Cleveland Browns
... Shortly after the initial surgery, he developed a staph infection and underwent five additional surgeries to eliminate the infection ... The suit alleged Jurevicius contracted staph in his right knee due to the Browns' failure to sterilize their Berea, Ohio training facility properly and ... and two staff members have also contracted staph since 2003 ...
Staphylococcus Haemolyticus - Identification
... method (based on growth tests), API ID 32 Staph (bioMe´rieux), Staph-Zym (Rosco), UZA (a rapid 4-h method), and PCR and electrophoretic analysis of the 16S rRNA, hsp60, or sodA gene sequence ... to the literature on Staphylococcal species API ID 32 Staph (bioMe´rieux) A bacterial suspension is added to a set of wells containing dried substrates for 26 colorimetric tests ... are determined by an automated computer using APILAB ID 32 software Staph-Zym (Rosco) A bacterial suspension is added to minitubes for 10 metabolic or enzymatic tests The results are determined by color changes ...
Antônio Rodrigo Nogueira - MMA Career - Ultimate Fighting Championship
... that “Nogueira had just gotten over a Staph infection” ... later in his own interview, stating that he had a Staph infection “20 days before the fight, 5 days in the hospital.” When asked if this infection ... on January 2, 2010 at UFC 108, but again Nogueira caught another severe staph infection cancelling the bout that was supposed to reveal the #1 contender for the UFC Heavyweight Championship ...