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Flashcards in Haemolysis Deck (8):
1

Give an example of an alpha-haemolysis bacteria?

Streptococcus pneumoniae

2

What are the types of ß-haemolytic bacteria?

GAS (group A ß-streptococci)
Group B
Group C & G

3

Give an example of a group A ß-haemolytic streptococci

Streptococci pyogenes

4

What kind of pathogen are group B ß-haemolysis?

Perinatal

5

Give two examples of group C and G ß-haemolytic bacteria

Pharyngitis
Cellulitis

6

Give an example of a gamma (non haemolytic) haemolysis bacteria?

Enterococcus faecalis

7

Which type of bacteria produces the thickest yellow streak on plate?

ß

8

Which type of bacteria produces the thinnest yellow streak on plate?

Gamma