NORMAL MICROBIOTA

NORMAL MICROBIOTA - NORMALMICROBIOTA(NORMALFLORA) REGION...

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NORMAL MICROBIOTA   (NORMAL FLORA)       REGION NORMAL FLORA ORGANISMS COMMENTS SKIN Propionibacteriunm acnes Staphylococcus epidermidis Staphylococcus aureus Corynebacterium xerosis Pityrosporum  (fungus) Candida  (fungus) Secretions from sweat and oil glands have  antimicrobial properties, so microbes in direct  contact may not live for long periods, but large  numbers always present. EYES (CONJUNCTIVA) Staphylococcus epidermidis Staphylococcus aureus Diphtheroids   NOSE Staphylococcus aureus Staphylococcus epidermidis Diphtheroids    THROAT Staphylococcus epidermidis Staphylococcus aureus Diphtheroids Streptococcus pneumoniae Hemophilus Neisseria  Some of these are potential pathogens, but  competition and microbial antagonism usually  control their numbers. MOUTH Streptococcus  Lactobacillus Actinomyces Bacteroides Fusobacterium Treponema Corynebacterium Candida  (fungus) Normal mouth flora is mostly gram-positive. 
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This note was uploaded on 01/23/2012 for the course MCB MCB2010 taught by Professor Smith during the Fall '09 term at Broward College.

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