morganella morganii

Summary

Summary: A species of MORGANELLA formerly classified as a Proteus species. It is found in the feces of humans, dogs, other mammals, and reptiles. (From Bergey's Manual of Determinative Bacteriology, 9th ed)

Top Publications

  1. Lee I, Liu J. Clinical characteristics and risk factors for mortality in Morganella morganii bacteremia. J Microbiol Immunol Infect. 2006;39:328-34 pubmed
    To clarify the clinical characteristics and risk factors for mortality of patients with Morganella morganii bacteremia.
  2. Falagas M, Kavvadia P, Mantadakis E, Kofteridis D, Bliziotis I, Saloustros E, et al. Morganella morganii infections in a general tertiary hospital. Infection. 2006;34:315-21 pubmed
    b>Morganella morganii is a commensal Gram-negative bacillus of the intestinal tract of humans and other mammals and reptiles. Few reports exist in the literature regarding infections caused by this organism.
  3. Sinha A, Kempley S, Price E, Sharma B, Livermore D. Early onset Morganella morganii sepsis in a newborn infant with emergence of cephalosporin resistance caused by depression of AMPC beta-lactamase production. Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2006;25:376-7 pubmed
    A preterm infant with early onset Morganella morganii sepsis was treated with cefotaxime and gentamicin after confirmation of antimicrobial susceptibility...
  4. Abdalla J, Saad M, Samnani I, Lee P, Moorman J. Central nervous system infection caused by Morganella morganii. Am J Med Sci. 2006;331:44-7 pubmed
    Central nervous system (CNS) infection with Morganella morganii is very rare. We describe a 38-year-old female patient with frontal brain abscess caused by M morganii who was unsuccessfully treated...
  5. Sommerauer M, Walden O, Doehn C, Jocham D. [Penile skin necrosis after application of a ring and defect coverage by a skin mesh graft]. Aktuelle Urol. 2006;37:376-8 pubmed
    ..Six months later we observed a satisfactory cosmetic and good functional result. Even in serious penile injuries caused by strangulation a penectomy can be avoided by means of an individually planned emergency treatment. ..
  6. Ruzin A, Keeney D, Bradford P. AcrAB efflux pump plays a role in decreased susceptibility to tigecycline in Morganella morganii. Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2005;49:791-3 pubmed
    Transposon mutagenesis of a clinical isolate of Morganella morganii, G1492 (tigecycline MIC of 4 microg/ml), yielded two insertion knockout mutants for which tigecycline MICs were 0.03 microg/ml...
  7. Mihara Y, Utagawa T, Yamada H, Asano Y. Phosphorylation of nucleosides by the mutated acid phosphatase from Morganella morganii. Appl Environ Microbiol. 2000;66:2811-6 pubmed
    ..The Morganella morganii gene encoding a selective nucleoside pyrophosphate phosphotransferase was cloned. It was identical to the M...
  8. de las Rivas B, Gonzalez R, Landete J, Muñoz R. Characterization of a second ornithine decarboxylase isolated from Morganella morganii. J Food Prot. 2008;71:657-61 pubmed
    The genes involved in the putrescine formation by Morganella morganii were investigated because putrescine is an indicator of food process deterioration...
  9. Kim J, Cho C, Um T, Rhu J, Kim E, Jeong J, et al. Morganella morganii sepsis with massive hemolysis. J Korean Med Sci. 2007;22:1082-4 pubmed
    b>Morganella morganii is a facultative gram-negative and anaerobic rod. It may be a cause of devastating infections in neonates and immunocompromised hosts...

More Information

Publications93

  1. Verdet C, Benzerara Y, Gautier V, Adam O, Ould Hocine Z, Arlet G. Emergence of DHA-1-producing Klebsiella spp. in the Parisian region: genetic organization of the ampC and ampR genes originating from Morganella morganii. Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2006;50:607-17 pubmed publisher
    ..In four isolates, the Morganella morganii-derived genomic region containing bla(DHA-1) was inserted in an entire complex sul1-type integron, ..
  2. Kilcoyne M, Shashkov A, Senchenkova S, Knirel Y, Vinogradov E, Radziejewska Lebrecht J, et al. Structural investigation of the O-specific polysaccharides of Morganella morganii consisting of two higher sugars. Carbohydr Res. 2002;337:1697-702 pubmed
    The lipopolysaccharide of the bacterium Morganella morganii (strain KF 1676, RK 4222) yielded two polysaccharides, PS1 and PS2, when subjected to mild acid degradation followed by GPC...
  3. Rojas L, Vinuesa T, Tubau F, Truchero C, Benz R, Viñas M. Integron presence in a multiresistant Morganella morganii isolate. Int J Antimicrob Agents. 2006;27:505-12 pubmed
    A multiresistant strain of Morganella morganii was isolated from a patient affected by several severe pathologies...
  4. Chen H, Lin T. Tumor abscess formation caused by Morganella morganii complicated with bacteremia in a patient with gastrointestinal stromal tumor. Clin Res Hepatol Gastroenterol. 2012;36:e29-31 pubmed publisher
    ..The results of the blood cultures performed on admission showed the presence of Morganella morganii. Computed tomography-guided tube drainage was performed, and a culture of the drained abscess fluid yielded ..
  5. Power P, Galleni M, Di Conza J, Ayala J, Gutkind G. Description of In116, the first blaCTX-M-2-containing complex class 1 integron found in Morganella morganii isolates from Buenos Aires, Argentina. J Antimicrob Chemother. 2005;55:461-5 pubmed
    We analysed the architecture and probable origin of a class 1 integron from cefotaxime-resistant Morganella morganii isolates.
  6. Gautam V, Gupta V, Joshi R, Sawhney G, Duhan S. Morganella morganii-associated arthritis in a diabetic patient. J Clin Microbiol. 2003;41:3451 pubmed
  7. Mazzariol A, Kocsis B, Koncan R, Kocsis E, Lanzafame P, Cornaglia G. Description and plasmid characterization of qnrD determinants in Proteus mirabilis and Morganella morganii. Clin Microbiol Infect. 2012;18:E46-8 pubmed publisher
    ..Four Proteus mirabilis and one Morganella morganii (0.66% of the total) presented a qnrD gene, located in a 2687-base-pair plasmid that was entirely sequenced...
  8. Young N, Kreisman L, Stupak J, MacLean L, Cobb B, Richards J. Structural characterization and MHCII-dependent immunological properties of the zwitterionic O-chain antigen of Morganella morganii. Glycobiology. 2011;21:1266-76 pubmed publisher
    b>Morganella morganii is a commensal Gram-negative bacterium that has long been known to produce an antigen bearing phosphocholine groups...
  9. Emborg J, Dalgaard P. Growth, inactivation and histamine formation of Morganella psychrotolerans and Morganella morganii - development and evaluation of predictive models. Int J Food Microbiol. 2008;128:234-43 pubmed publisher
    Mathematical models for growth, heat inactivation and histamine formation by Morganella psychrotolerans and Morganella morganii were studied to evaluate the importance of these bacteria in seafood...
  10. Flannery E, Mody L, Mobley H. Identification of a modular pathogenicity island that is widespread among urease-producing uropathogens and shares features with a diverse group of mobile elements. Infect Immun. 2009;77:4887-94 pubmed publisher
    ..of a 94-kb PAI, designated ICEPm1, that is common to Proteus mirabilis, Providencia stuartii, and Morganella morganii. These organisms are highly prevalent etiologic agents of catheter-associated urinary tract infections (..
  11. Shi D, Wang W, Kuai S, Shao H, Huang M. Identification of bla KPC-2 on different plasmids of three Morganella morganii isolates. Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis. 2012;31:797-803 pubmed publisher
    Three Morganella morganii strains resistant to carbapenems were recovered from the surgical intensive care unit (SICU) in our hospital...
  12. Tsakris A, Ikonomidis A, Spanakis N, Poulou A, Pournaras S. Characterization of In3Mor, a new integron carrying VIM-1 metallo-beta-lactamase and sat1 gene, from Morganella morganii. J Antimicrob Chemother. 2007;59:739-41 pubmed
    A carbapenem-resistant Morganella morganii clinical isolate that was phenotypically metallo-beta-lactamase (MBL)-positive was recovered from a Greek patient...
  13. Ghosh S, Bal A, Malik I, Collier A. Fatal Morganella morganii bacteraemia in a diabetic patient with gas gangrene. J Med Microbiol. 2009;58:965-7 pubmed publisher
    ..Blood cultures on admission yielded Morganella morganii. Due to the extent of the gas gangrene and her co-morbidities the patient was not suitable for surgical ..
  14. Mahrouki S, Bourouis A, Chihi H, Ouertani R, Ferjani M, Moussa M, et al. First characterisation of plasmid-mediated quinolone resistance-qnrS1 co-expressed bla CTX-M-15 and bla DHA-1 genes in clinical strain of Morganella morganii recovered from a Tunisian Intensive Care Unit. Indian J Med Microbiol. 2012;30:437-41 pubmed publisher
    Aim of this study was to show the emergence of the qnr genes among fluoroquinolone-resistant, AMPC and ESBL (extended-spectrum-beta-lactamase) co-producing Morganella morganii isolate.
  15. Dutta S, Narang A. Early onset neonatal sepsis due to Morganella morganii. Indian Pediatr. 2004;41:1155-7 pubmed
    Two neonates, both 32-weekers, developed Morganella morganii sepsis on the first day of life. They presented within a day of each other, primarily with respiratory signs...
  16. Kamii E, Terada G, Akiyama J, Isshiki K. [Inhibitory effect of essential oils, food additives, peracetic acid and detergents on bacterial histidine decarboxylase]. Shokuhin Eiseigaku Zasshi. 2011;52:271-5 pubmed
    ..Crude extract of Morganella morganii NBRC3848 was prepared and incubated with various agents...
  17. Mahmoud M, Abdelsalam M, Mahdy O, El Miniawy H, Ahmed Z, Osman A, et al. Infectious bacterial pathogens, parasites and pathological correlations of sewage pollution as an important threat to farmed fishes in Egypt. Environ Pollut. 2016;219:939-948 pubmed publisher
    ..and Salmonella in all examined localities. Other bacterial isolates of human health importance (Morganella morganii, Pseudomonas cepacia and Enterococcos durans) were identified...
  18. Wiegand I, Geiss H, Mack D, Stürenburg E, Seifert H. Detection of extended-spectrum beta-lactamases among Enterobacteriaceae by use of semiautomated microbiology systems and manual detection procedures. J Clin Microbiol. 2007;45:1167-74 pubmed
    ..Enterobacter aerogenes, Citrobacter freundii, Serratia marcescens, Proteus mirabilis, Proteus vulgaris, and Morganella morganii were investigated. Of these isolates, 85 were identified as ESBL producers by the reference method...
  19. Paiva M, Reis M, Costa P, Dias M, Bleicher L, Scholte L, et al. Identification of new bacteria harboring qnrS and aac(6')-Ib/cr and mutations possibly involved in fluoroquinolone resistance in raw sewage and activated sludge samples from a full-scale WWTP. Water Res. 2017;110:27-37 pubmed publisher
    ..Novel qnrS- and aac(6')-Ib-cr positive species were identified: Morganella morganii, Providencia rettgeri, and Pseudomonas guangdongensis (qnrS), and Alcaligenes faecalis and P...
  20. Thurnheer M, Zuercher A, Cebra J, Bos N. B1 cells contribute to serum IgM, but not to intestinal IgA, production in gnotobiotic Ig allotype chimeric mice. J Immunol. 2003;170:4564-71 pubmed
    ..Monoassociation with either Morganella morganii, Bacteroides distasonis, or segmented filamentous bacteria induced germinal center reactions in Peyer's ..
  21. Ferrario C, Pegollo C, Ricci G, Borgo F, Fortina M. PCR detection and identification of histamine-forming bacteria in filleted tuna fish samples. J Food Sci. 2012;77:M115-20 pubmed publisher
    ..These positive strains were identified as Citrobacter koseri/Enterobacter spp. and Morganella morganii, by 16S/23S rRNA internal transcribed spacer amplification and 16S rRNA sequence analysis...
  22. Erlanger D, Assous M, Wiener Well Y, Yinnon A, Ben Chetrit E. Clinical manifestations, risk factors and prognosis of patients with Morganella morganii sepsis. J Microbiol Immunol Infect. 2017;: pubmed publisher
    ..05). Patients with Morganellamorganii sepsis had more co-morbidities and a worse degree of sepsis. There is an increased risk of inappropriate empirical treatment, longer hospitalization and higher death rate. ..
  23. Zhao C, Tang N, Wu Y, Zhang Y, Wu Z, Li W, et al. First reported fatal Morganella morganii infections in chickens. Vet Microbiol. 2012;156:452-5 pubmed publisher
    b>Morganella morganii, a Gram-negative rod commonly found in the intestines of humans and other animals, is here confirmed to cause a fatal infection in chickens by isolation and identification of the bacteria, 16S rRNA gene sequencing, ..
  24. Skowron M, Guzow Krzemińska B, Barańska S, Jędrak P, Węgrzyn G. A rapidly progressing, deadly disease of Actias selene (Indianmoonmoth) larvae associated with a mixed bacterial and baculoviral infection. J Biosci. 2015;40:487-95 pubmed
    ..It appeared that the disease was caused by a mixed infection of larvae with a baculovirus and Morganella morganii. A molecular phylogenetic analysis of the virus and microbiological description of the pathogenic bacterium ..
  25. Jones Dias D, Manageiro V, Ferreira E, Barreiro P, Vieira L, Moura I, et al. Architecture of Class 1, 2, and 3 Integrons from Gram Negative Bacteria Recovered among Fruits and Vegetables. Front Microbiol. 2016;7:1400 pubmed publisher
    ..The study of class 1 (n = 8), class 2 (n = 3) and class 3 (n = 1) integrons, harbored by species such as Morganella morganii, Escherichia coli, Klebsiella pneumoniae, led to the identification of different integron promoters (PcW, ..
  26. Tsanaktsidis G, Agarwal S, Maloof A, Chandra J, Mitchell P. Postoperative Morganella morganii endophthalmitis associated with subclinical urinary tract infection. J Cataract Refract Surg. 2003;29:1011-3 pubmed
    We report a case of Morganella morganii acute endophthalmitis following clear corneal phacoemulsification cataract surgery in which a coincident asymptomatic chronic urinary tract infection was detected postoperatively...
  27. Boussemart T, Piet Duroux S, Manouana M, Azi M, Perez J, Port Lis M. [Morganella morganii and early-onset neonatal infection]. Arch Pediatr. 2004;11:37-9 pubmed
    b>Morganella morganii is an opportunistic gram-negative bacterium, resistant to ampicillin, and scarcely involved in early-onset neonatal sepsis...
  28. Murphy K, Ryan C, Dempsey E, O Toole P, Ross R, Stanton C, et al. Neonatal Sulfhemoglobinemia and Hemolytic Anemia Associated With Intestinal Morganella morganii. Pediatrics. 2015;136:e1641-5 pubmed publisher
    ..analysis of fecal samples to investigate the origin of hydrogen sulphide revealed the presence of Morganella morganii at a relative abundance of 38% of the total fecal microbiota at the time of diagnosis...
  29. Staudt M, Etarsky D, Ranger A. Infected cephalohematomas and underlying osteomyelitis: a case-based review. Childs Nerv Syst. 2016;32:1363-9 pubmed publisher
    ..of a neonate developing an infected right parietal cephalohematoma and underlying osteomyelitis caused by Morganella morganii, which was cultured in blood and cephalohematoma aspirate...
  30. Baran I, Duzgun A, Mumcuoglu I, Aksu N. Chronic lower extremity wound infection due to Kerstersia gyiorum in a patient with Buerger's disease: a case report. BMC Infect Dis. 2017;17:608 pubmed publisher
    ..These were identified as Kerstersia gyiorum, Proteus vulgaris, Enterobacter cloacae, Morganella morganii by Maldi Biotyper (Bruker Daltonics, Germany). The identification of K...
  31. Mantadakis E, Vouloumanou E, Panopoulou M, Tsouvala E, Tsalkidis A, Chatzimichael A, et al. Susceptibility patterns of uropathogens identified in hospitalised children with community-acquired urinary tract infections in Thrace, Greece. J Glob Antimicrob Resist. 2015;3:85-90 pubmed publisher
    ..9 (4.1%) Pseudomonas aeruginosa, 4 (1.8%) Enterococcus faecalis, 2 (0.9%) Enterobacter spp., 2 (0.9%) Morganella morganii and 2 (0.9%) Serratia fonticola. Comparing antibiotic susceptibilities of E...
  32. Sánchez Calvo J, de Francisco J, Torres Martos E, Alados Arboledas J, López Prieto M. A cost-saving strategy for processing isolated uropathogens in community-acquired urinary tract infections. J Microbiol Methods. 2017;139:130-134 pubmed publisher
    ..Only some isolated Citrobacter spp., Enterobacter spp., Morganella morganii, and Providencia spp. were misidentified...
  33. Wan K, Liu C, Chen L. Primary urinary tract infection in infants: prophylaxis for uncomplicated pyelonephritis. Nephrology (Carlton). 2007;12:178-81 pubmed
    ..Four weeks of antibiotic treatment resulted in good recovery from pyelonephritis in the present sample of infant primary UTI cases. voiding cystourethrogram, DMSA and ultrasonography scanning should be performed in primary infant UTI. ..
  34. Kwon O, Lee J, Choi H, Hong H, Ko Y. Infected abdominal aortic aneurysm due to Morganella morganii: CT findings. Abdom Imaging. 2011;36:83-5 pubmed publisher
    ..in an infected aortic aneurysm are Salmonella and Clostridium species, as well as Staphylococcus aureus; Morganella morganii, on the other hand, is very rare...
  35. Erban T, Ledvinka O, Kamler M, Nesvorna M, Hortova B, Tyl J, et al. Honeybee (Apis mellifera)-associated bacterial community affected by American foulbrood: detection of Paenibacillus larvae via microbiome analysis. Sci Rep. 2017;7:5084 pubmed publisher
    ..of Citrobacter freundii and Hafnia alvei were higher in AFB2 and AFB1 than in AFB0, whereas Enterococcus faecalis, Klebsiella oxytoca, Spiroplasma melliferum and Morganella morganii were more abundant in AFB0 and AFB1 than in AFB2.
  36. Chang H, Wang S, Chiu N, Chung H, Wang H. Neonatal Morganella morganii sepsis: a case report and review of the literature. Pediatr Int. 2011;53:121-3 pubmed publisher
  37. Michalska A, Zalas Wiecek P, Sielska B, Gospodarek E. [Extracellular slime production and adhesion of Morganella morganii strains to polystyrene]. Med Dosw Mikrobiol. 2011;63:29-35 pubmed
    ..0%) out of 50. M. morganii strains demonstrated extracellular slime production. Adherence to polystyrene revealed 36 (72.0%) of M. morganii strains in it 6 strains (12.0%) adhered strongly, medium - 12 (24.0%) and weakly - 18 (36.0%). ..
  38. Ono M, Namimatsu T, Ohsumi T, Mori M, Okada M, Tamura K. Immunohistopathologic demonstration of pleuropneumonia associated with Morganella morganii in a piglet. Vet Pathol. 2001;38:336-9 pubmed
    ..Large numbers of Morganella morganii were isolated from the pneumonic lesion, but no other pathogens were identified. A large amount of M...
  39. Lee C, Lee H, Huang F, Chen P. Haemorrhagic bullae associated with a chicken scratch. Ann Trop Paediatr. 2009;29:309-11 pubmed publisher
    ..b>Morganella morganii and enterococci were cultured from the aspirate...
  40. Lomarat P, Phanthong P, Wongsariya K, Chomnawang M, Bunyapraphatsara N. Bioautography-guided isolation of antibacterial compounds of essential oils from Thai spices against histamine-producing bacteria. Pak J Pharm Sci. 2013;26:473-7 pubmed
    ..The growth of contaminated bacterial species including Morganella morganii which produce histidine decarboxylase causes histamine formation in fish during storage...
  41. Tsai Y, Hsu W, Huang K, Yu P, Chen C, Kuo L. Necrotizing fasciitis following venomous snakebites in a tertiary hospital of southwest Taiwan. Int J Infect Dis. 2017;63:30-36 pubmed publisher
    ..Twenty-nine patients (70.7%) were bitten by a cobra. Enterococcus species and Morganella morganii were the most common pathogens identified in wound cultures...
  42. Hu X, Gou J, Guo X, Cao Z, Li Y, Jiao H, et al. Genetic contexts related to the diffusion of plasmid-mediated CTX-M-55 extended-spectrum beta-lactamase isolated from Enterobacteriaceae in China. Ann Clin Microbiol Antimicrob. 2018;17:12 pubmed publisher
    ..Seven isolates were Escherichia coli, 3 were Klebsiella pneumoniae, 1 was Citrobacter freundii, 1 was Morganella morganii and 1 was Serratia marcescens. The blaCTX-M-55 gene has not previously been identified from C...
  43. Tavío M, Perilli M, Vila J, Becerro P, Casañas L, Amicosante G, et al. Salicylate decreases production of AmpC type beta-lactamases and increases susceptibility to beta-lactams in a Morganella morganii clinical isolate. FEMS Microbiol Lett. 2004;238:139-44 pubmed
    ..marRAB inducer, on the resistance to beta-lactams was characterized in an AmpC beta-lactamase hyperproducer Morganella morganii clinical isolate (the M1 strain)...
  44. Ward M, Olson D, Taggart M, Grace S. Morganella as a cause of ophthalmia neonatorum. J AAPOS. 2018;22:81-82 pubmed publisher
    ..Bacterial cultures yielded 1+ Morganella morganii, a facultative anaerobe and a rare cause of ocular pathology...
  45. Marshall D, Jackson T, Unelius C, Wee S, Young S, Townsend R, et al. Morganella morganii bacteria produces phenol as the sex pheromone of the New Zealand grass grub from tyrosine in the colleterial gland. Naturwissenschaften. 2016;103:59 pubmed publisher
    ..The phenol-producing bacterial taxon was identified by partial sequencing of the 16SrRNA gene, as Morganella morganii. We then tested the hypothesis that the phenol sex pheromone is biosynthesized from the amino acid tyrosine ..
  46. Smithson Amat A, Perelló Carbonell R, Arenillas Rocha L, Soriano Viladomiu A. [Osteomyelitis of the rib due to Morganella morganii]. An Med Interna. 2004;21:464 pubmed
  47. Ishikawa K, Mihara Y, Shimba N, Ohtsu N, Kawasaki H, Suzuki E, et al. Enhancement of nucleoside phosphorylation activity in an acid phosphatase. Protein Eng. 2002;15:539-43 pubmed
    ..replaced by Asp and Thr, respectively, since the corresponding replacements in the homologous enzyme from Morganella morganii reduced the K(m) value for inosine and thus increased the productivity of 5'-IMP...
  48. Tasnádi G, Zechner M, Hall M, Baldenius K, Ditrich K, Faber K. Investigation of acid phosphatase variants for the synthesis of phosphate monoesters. Biotechnol Bioeng. 2017;114:2187-2195 pubmed publisher
    ..Variants of PhoC-Mm from Morganella morganii and NSAP-Eb from Escherichia blattae were studied for their ability to maintain a high product level in the ..
  49. Mahrouki S, Belhadj O, Chihi H, Mohamed B, Celenza G, Amicosante G, et al. Chromosomal blaCTX-M-?? associated with ISEcp1 in Proteus mirabilis and Morganella morganii isolated at the Military Hospital of Tunis, Tunisia. J Med Microbiol. 2012;61:1286-9 pubmed publisher
    ..genetic environment of bla(CTX-M) genes and associated resistance genes in seven Proteus mirabilis and six Morganella morganii extended spectrum ?-lactamase (ESBL)-positive isolates...
  50. Arciola C. Bacterial gangs attack implants. Int J Artif Organs. 2007;30:755-6 pubmed
  51. Sukhotnik I, Bejar J, Srugo I, Krausz M, Bernshteyn A, Hirsh M, et al. Adverse effects of increased intra-abdominal pressure on small bowel structure and bacterial translocation in the rat. J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A. 2006;16:404-10 pubmed
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the effects of elevated intra-abdominal pressure (IAP) on intestinal structures and bacterial translocation in the rat...
  52. Chen Y, Peng H, Shia W, Hsu F, Ken C, Tsao Y, et al. Whole-genome sequencing and identification of Morganella morganii KT pathogenicity-related genes. BMC Genomics. 2012;13 Suppl 7:S4 pubmed publisher
    The opportunistic enterobacterium, Morganella morganii, which can cause bacteraemia, is the ninth most prevalent cause of clinical infections in patients at Changhua Christian Hospital, Taiwan. The KT strain of M...
  53. Ho M, Tsai K, Yen S, Lu C, Chen C. A rare cause of Ludwig's angina by Morganella morganii. J Infect. 2006;53:e191-4 pubmed
    ..We present a rare case of Ludwig's angina caused by an unusual microorganism, Morganella morganii, and the group D alpha-hemolytic streptococcus...
  54. Banic S. Detection of bacterial strains producing sulbactam- or tazobactam-sensitive beta-lactamases by the use of disks containing the inhibitors alone instead of combining them with antibiotics. APMIS. 2006;114:3-9 pubmed
    ..In contrast, the use of disks containing sulbactam or tazobactam alone yields very specific results. The author suggested to the firms producing sensi-disks that they make these commercially available to laboratory workers...
  55. Santaeugenia S, Sanmartí M, Vilaplana C, Olive A. [Morganella morgagnii septic arthritis]. Med Clin (Barc). 2002;118:399 pubmed
  56. Yang Z, Lecuit M, Suarez F, Carbonnelle E, Viard J, Dupont B, et al. Morganella morganii pericarditis 3 years after allogenic bone marrow transplantation for mantle cell lymphoma. J Infect. 2006;53:e223-5 pubmed
    We report herein a case of Morganella morganii-associated acute purulent pericarditis that developed 3 years after allogenic bone marrow transplantation...
  57. Golubić Cepulić B, Budimir A, Plecko V, Plenković F, Mrsic M, Sarlija D, et al. Morganella morganii causing fatal sepsis in a platelet recipient and also isolated from a donor's stool. Transfus Med. 2004;14:237-40 pubmed
    ..A fatal case of Morganella morganii platelet transfusion associated with sepsis is described, along with procedures traced back to the ..
  58. Grass F, Deglise S, Corpataux J, Saucy F. In situ aortobiiliac reconstruction of infected aneurysm using a single superficial femoral vein. Vasc Endovascular Surg. 2013;47:390-3 pubmed publisher
    ..To demonstrate successful in situ aortoiliac reconstruction of an infected infrarenal aneurysm using one single superficial femoral vein (SFV)...
  59. Krebs V, Koga K, Diniz E, Ceccon M, Vaz F. Necrotizing fasciitis in a newborn infant: a case report. Rev Hosp Clin Fac Med Sao Paulo. 2001;56:59-62 pubmed
    ..coli and Morganella morganii. The newborn was allowed to fall into the toilet bowl during a domestic delivery...
  60. Tsai W, Chang L. Morganella morganii causing solitary liver abscess complicated by pyopericardium and left pleural effusion in a nondiabetic patient. J Microbiol Immunol Infect. 2002;35:191-4 pubmed
    b>Morganella morganii is a rare cause of solitary liver abscess in Taiwan. The complication of pyopericardium and pleural effusion in nondiabetic patient with solitary liver abscess are also rare...
  61. Choi J, Yoo H, Park J, Kim Y, Kim E, Kim D. Morganelliasis pneumonia in a captive jaguar. J Wildl Dis. 2002;38:199-201 pubmed
    ..b>Morganella morganii was isolated as a pure culture from the lung, spleen, and heart blood. This is the first record of M...
  62. Malo M, Moaven O, Muhammad N, Biswas B, Alam S, Economopoulos K, et al. Intestinal alkaline phosphatase promotes gut bacterial growth by reducing the concentration of luminal nucleotide triphosphates. Am J Physiol Gastrointest Liver Physiol. 2014;306:G826-38 pubmed publisher
    ..In conclusion, IAP appears to promote the growth of intestinal commensal bacteria by inhibiting the concentration of luminal nucleotide triphosphates...
  63. Peschers U, Kempf V, Jundt K, Autenrieth I, Dimpfl T. Antibiotic treatment to prevent urinary tract infections after urodynamic evaluation. Int Urogynecol J Pelvic Floor Dysfunct. 2001;12:254-7 pubmed
    ..One major and one minor adverse reaction to cotrimoxazole were reported. The power of the sample size was unfortunately too small to draw conclusions as to the efficacy of prophylaxis...
  64. Chou C, Liang P, Chen C, Lee C. Cervical abscess with vaginal fistula after extraperitoneal Cesarean section. J Formos Med Assoc. 2007;106:1048-51 pubmed publisher
    ..Broad-spectrum antibiotics failed to relieve her symptoms and vaginal culture yielded Morganella morganii ...
  65. Bucca K, Spencer R, Orford N, Cattigan C, Athan E, McDonald A. Early diagnosis and treatment of necrotizing fasciitis can improve survival: an observational intensive care unit cohort study. ANZ J Surg. 2013;83:365-70 pubmed publisher
  66. Kamii E, Terada G, Akiyama J, Isshiki K. [Antibacterial activity of essential oil vapor for histamine-producing bacteria]. Shokuhin Eiseigaku Zasshi. 2011;52:276-80 pubmed
    ..study, we evaluated the antibacterial activity of essential oil vapors against histamine-producing bacteria Morganella morganii NBRC3848 and Raultella planticola NBRC3317...
  67. Koyuncu S, Ozan F. Morganella morganii osteomyelitis complicated by secondary septic knee arthritis: a case report. Acta Orthop Traumatol Turc. 2012;46:464-7 pubmed
    b>Morganella morganii is a gram-negative, facultative anaerobic bacillus whose natural habitat is the gastrointestinal system...
  68. Kitts C, Green C, Otley R, Alvarez M, Unkefer P. Type I nitroreductases in soil enterobacteria reduce TNT (2,4,6,-trinitrotoluene) and RDX (hexahydro-1,3,5-trinitro-1,3,5-triazine). Can J Microbiol. 2000;46:278-82 pubmed
    ..The enteric bacterium Morganella morganii strain B2 with documented hexahydro-1,3,5-trinitro-1,3,5-triazine (RDX) nitroreductase activity, and ..
  69. Vidarsdottir H, Palsson R, Gudbjartsson T. [Case of the month; purple urine bag syndrome (PUBS)]. Laeknabladid. 2008;94:383, 385 pubmed
  70. Mugnaioli C, Luzzaro F, De Luca F, Brigante G, Amicosante G, Rossolini G. Dissemination of CTX-M-type extended-spectrum beta-lactamase genes to unusual hosts. J Clin Microbiol. 2005;43:4183-5 pubmed
    A Citrobacter amalonaticus and a Morganella morganii producing the CTX-M-1 extended-spectrum beta-lactamase (ESBL) were isolated from an area where this enzyme is now widespread in Escherichia coli...
  71. Zhu J, Rao X, Tan Y, Xiong K, Hu Z, Chen Z, et al. Identification of lytic bacteriophage MmP1, assigned to a new member of T7-like phages infecting Morganella morganii. Genomics. 2010;96:167-72 pubmed publisher
    MmP1 (Morganella morganii phage 1) is a lytic bacteriophage newly isolated from the host bacterium M. morganii...
  72. Metan G, Gulmez D, Eser O, Kocagoz S, Sardan Y, Hascelik G. CTX-M-3-type extended-spectrum beta-lactamase-producing Morganella morganii: first description of an isolate from Turkey. Int J Antimicrob Agents. 2007;30:368-70 pubmed
  73. Wang L, Das H, Kamath A, Bukowski J. Human V gamma 2V delta 2 T cells produce IFN-gamma and TNF-alpha with an on/off/on cycling pattern in response to live bacterial products. J Immunol. 2001;167:6195-201 pubmed
    ..Thus, human gammadelta T cells may mediate innate resistance to extracellular bacteria via tightly regulated cytokine production without necessarily expanding in number...
  74. Casanova Roman M, Sanchez Porto A, Casanova Bellido M. Early-onset neonatal sepsis caused by vertical transmission of Morganella morganii. Scand J Infect Dis. 2002;34:534-5 pubmed
    The onset of Morganella morganii infection within the first 72 h after birth has only been reported on 1 occasion. The authors describe a second case in which M. morganii was cultured from both the neonate's blood and the mother's lochia...
  75. Kim S, Field K, Morrissey M, Price R, Wei C, An H. Source and identification of histamine-producing bacteria from fresh and temperature-abused albacore. J Food Prot. 2001;64:1035-44 pubmed
    ..Histamine-producing isolates were mostly enteric bacteria, including Morganella morganii, H. alvei, Klebsiella spp., Citrobacter freundii, Enterobacter spp., and Serratia spp. M...
  76. Patil P, Phugare S, Jadhav S, Jadhav J. Communal action of microbial cultures for Red HE3B degradation. J Hazard Mater. 2010;181:263-70 pubmed publisher
    ..bacterial species, originally isolated from dye contaminated soil was identified as Bacillus odysseyi SUK3, Morganella morganii SUK5 and Proteus sp. SUK7...
  77. Tavio M, Vila J, Ruiz J, Martín Sánchez A, Jimenez de Anta M. Decreased permeability and enhanced proton-dependent active efflux in the development of resistance to quinolones in Morganella morganii. Int J Antimicrob Agents. 2000;14:157-60 pubmed
    Five quinolone-resistant strains were developed from a clinical Morganella morganii isolate (M1 strain) which was susceptible to nalidixic acid and fluoroquinolones...
  78. Weigel L, Donlan R, Shin D, Jensen B, Clark N, McDougal L, et al. High-level vancomycin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus isolates associated with a polymicrobial biofilm. Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2007;51:231-8 pubmed
    ..S. aureus, Enterococcus faecalis, Enterococcus faecium, Micrococcus species, Morganella morganii, and Pseudomonas aeruginosa were isolated from the biofilm...
  79. Ferrario C, Ricci G, Borgo F, Fortina M. Species-specific DNA probe and development of a quantitative PCR assay for the detection of Morganella morganii. Lett Appl Microbiol. 2012;54:292-8 pubmed publisher
    To develop a SYBR Green quantitative PCR assay (qPCR) for the specific detection of Morganella morganii, a fish pathogen responsible for the Histamine Fish Poisoning.
  80. Tavio M, Vila J, Ruiz J, Martín Sánchez A, Jimenez de Anta M. Resolution of high-molecular-weight components in lipopolysaccharides of Escherichia coli, Morganella morganii, Citrobacter freundii and Citrobacter diversus strains with sodium dodecyl sulfate polyacrylamide gels. J Microbiol Methods. 2000;39:145-8 pubmed
    ..components in smooth lipopolysaccharide of bacterial outer membrane from Escherichia coli, Morganella morganii, Citrobacter freundii and Citrobacter diversus. With or without 0...
  81. El Husseiny M, Karam L, Tabet G, Jebara V, Choucair J. Recurrent lower limb abscesses as the primary manifestation of aorto-femoral graft paraprosthetic fistula. Ann Vasc Surg. 2011;25:268.e7-11 pubmed publisher
    ..In this article, we have discussed the clinical features, principal diagnostic findings, and therapeutic options...
  82. Soleimanian S, Gordon N, Wareham D. Polymicrobial necrotizing fasciitis involving enterobacteria producing CTX-M-15 extended-spectrum ?-lactamases. J Med Microbiol. 2011;60:135-7 pubmed publisher
    Necrotizing fasciitis due to multiple Gram-negative organisms in a Nigerian patient is described. Morganella morganii and Citrobacter freundii carrying the CTX-M-15 extended-spectrum ?-lactamase gene were isolated, highlighting the ..
  83. Cai J, Yang W, Hu Y, Zhang R, Zhou H, Chen G. Detection of KPC-2 and qnrS1 in clinical isolates of Morganella morganii from China. Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2012;73:207-9 pubmed publisher
    Seven carbapenem-nonsusceptible Morganella morganii isolates, which have similar antibiotic susceptibility profiles, were isolated over a 5-month period. MICs of imipenem, meropenem, and ertapenem were 8, 1, and 0.25 to 0...
  84. Wang T, Huang J, Hsueh P. Acute postoperative Morganella morganii panophthalmitis. Eye (Lond). 2005;19:713-5 pubmed