corynebacterium infections

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Summary: Infections with bacteria of the genus CORYNEBACTERIUM.

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  1. Otsuka Y, Ohkusu K, Kawamura Y, Baba S, Ezaki T, Kimura S. Emergence of multidrug-resistant Corynebacterium striatum as a nosocomial pathogen in long-term hospitalized patients with underlying diseases. Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2006;54:109-14 pubmed
  2. Funke G, von Graevenitz A, Clarridge J, Bernard K. Clinical microbiology of coryneform bacteria. Clin Microbiol Rev. 1997;10:125-59 pubmed
    ..Case reports claiming disease associations of coryneform bacteria are critically reviewed. Minimal microbiological requirements for publications on disease associations of coryneform bacteria are proposed...
  3. Meria P, Margaryan M, Haddad E, Dore B, Lottmann H. Encrusted cystitis and pyelitis in children: an unusual condition with potentially severe consequences. Urology. 2004;64:569-73 pubmed
    ..EC and EP are well-known entities in adults but are rarely identified in children. They consist of mucosal encrustations and are due to specific microorganisms...
  4. Seto Y, Komiya T, Iwaki M, Kohda T, Mukamoto M, Takahashi M, et al. Properties of corynephage attachment site and molecular epidemiology of Corynebacterium ulcerans isolated from humans and animals in Japan. Jpn J Infect Dis. 2008;61:116-22 pubmed
    ..Sequence analysis of the region of the DLT gene revealed that the integration in C. ulcerans occurred in the same manner as that in C. diphtheriae...
  5. Soriano F, Tauch A. Microbiological and clinical features of Corynebacterium urealyticum: urinary tract stones and genomics as the Rosetta Stone. Clin Microbiol Infect. 2008;14:632-43 pubmed publisher
    ..The outcome of infection by this organism is reasonably good if the microbiological diagnosis is made and patients are treated appropriately. ..
  6. Tarr P, Stock F, Cooke R, Fedorko D, Lucey D. Multidrug-resistant Corynebacterium striatum pneumonia in a heart transplant recipient. Transpl Infect Dis. 2003;5:53-8 pubmed
    ..Combination therapy that includes vancomycin may be the most prudent treatment for MDR C. striatum infections...
  7. Katsukawa C, Komiya T, Yamagishi H, Ishii A, Nishino S, Nagahama S, et al. Prevalence of Corynebacterium ulcerans in dogs in Osaka, Japan. J Med Microbiol. 2012;61:266-73 pubmed publisher
    ..Comparative analysis of isolates using PFGE, toxin gene typing and antibiotic sensitivities suggests that transmission between asymptomatic dogs might have occurred...
  8. Campanile F, Carretto E, Barbarini D, Grigis A, Falcone M, Goglio A, et al. Clonal multidrug-resistant Corynebacterium striatum strains, Italy. Emerg Infect Dis. 2009;15:75-8 pubmed publisher
    ..Pulsed-field gel electrophoresis confirmed a single clone, possessing erm(X), tetA/B, cmxA/B, and aphA1 genes, but few related subclones. This strain is emerging as a pathogen in Italy...
  9. Funke G, Frodl R. Comprehensive study of Corynebacterium freneyi strains and extended and emended description of Corynebacterium freneyi Renaud, Aubel, Riegel, Meugnier, and Bollet 2001. J Clin Microbiol. 2008;46:638-43 pubmed
    ..freneyi presented here for the first time. Based on the large number of additional C. freneyi strains from our culture collection, we provide an extended and emended species description of C. freneyi...

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  1. Scholle D. A spontaneous joint infection with Corynebacterium striatum. J Clin Microbiol. 2007;45:656-8 pubmed
    ..Until now, spontaneous infection of a natural joint has not been reported. When phenotyping failed, gene sequencing was used to identify the species. The isolate demonstrated high-level resistance to most antibiotics...
  2. Beteta López A, Gil Ruiz M, Vega Prado L, Fajardo Olivares M. [Cystitis and haematuria due to Corynebacterium striatum. A case report and review]. Actas Urol Esp. 2009;33:909-12 pubmed
    ..We conclude that C. striatum should be considered an emerging pathogen in both immunocompetent and immunocompromised hosts...
  3. Yassin A, Steiner U, Ludwig W. Corynebacterium aurimucosum sp. nov. and emended description of Corynebacterium minutissimum Collins and Jones (1983). Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 2002;52:1001-5 pubmed
    ..nov. The type strain of Corynebacterium aurimucosum is represented by strain IMMIB D-1488T (= DSM 44532T = NRRL B-24143T)...
  4. Roux V, Drancourt M, Stein A, Riegel P, Raoult D, La Scola B. Corynebacterium species isolated from bone and joint infections identified by 16S rRNA gene sequence analysis. J Clin Microbiol. 2004;42:2231-3 pubmed
    ..Phenotypic analysis led to the correct identification of 8 of 31. 16S rRNA gene sequence analysis appears to be a good technique for identification of clinical strains of Corynebacterium spp...
  5. Lartigue M, Monnet X, Le Fleche A, Grimont P, Bénet J, Durrbach A, et al. Corynebacterium ulcerans in an immunocompromised patient with diphtheria and her dog. J Clin Microbiol. 2005;43:999-1001 pubmed
    ..We report here the first case of a diphtheria-like illness caused by C. ulcerans in France and transmitted likely by a dog to an immunocompromised woman...
  6. Camello T, Souza M, Martins C, Damasco P, Marques E, Pimenta F, et al. Corynebacterium pseudodiphtheriticum isolated from relevant clinical sites of infection: a human pathogen overlooked in emerging countries. Lett Appl Microbiol. 2009;48:458-64 pubmed publisher
    ..To examine the occurrence of and to determine the antimicrobial susceptibility of Corynebacterium pseudodiphtheriticum among patients with bacterial infections at a teaching hospital...
  7. Tiwari T, Golaz A, Yu D, Ehresmann K, Jones T, Hill H, et al. Investigations of 2 cases of diphtheria-like illness due to toxigenic Corynebacterium ulcerans. Clin Infect Dis. 2008;46:395-401 pubmed publisher
    ..A second, nonfatal case occurred in a 66-year-old female Tennessee resident who received erythromycin and diphtheria antitoxin...
  8. Fernandez Roblas R, Adames H, Martín de Hijas N, Almeida D, Gadea I, Esteban J. In vitro activity of tigecycline and 10 other antimicrobials against clinical isolates of the genus Corynebacterium. Int J Antimicrob Agents. 2009;33:453-5 pubmed publisher
    ..Tigecycline is a good alternative for the therapy of infections caused by non-diphtheria corynebacteria...
  9. Martin M, Melon O, Celada M, Alvarez J, Mendez F, Vazquez F. Septicaemia due to Corynebacterium striatum: molecular confirmation of entry via the skin. J Med Microbiol. 2003;52:599-602 pubmed
    ..The characterization and typing of blood and cutaneous isolates was carried out using biochemical and DNA molecular typing methods to analyse the isolates. This is the first reported case with a documented source...
  10. Martins C, Faria L, Souza M, Camello T, Velasco E, Hirata R, et al. Microbiological and host features associated with corynebacteriosis in cancer patients: a five-year study. Mem Inst Oswaldo Cruz. 2009;104:905-13 pubmed
    ..amycolatum strains. Corynebacterium jeikeium infection occurred primarily in neutropenic patients who have used venous catheters, while infection caused by C. amycolatum and other species emerged mainly in patients with solid tumours...
  11. Superti S, Martins D, Caierão J, Soares F, Prochnow T, Cantarelli V, et al. Corynebacterium striatum infecting a malignant cutaneous lesion: the emergence of an opportunistic pathogen. Rev Inst Med Trop Sao Paulo. 2009;51:115-6 pubmed
    ..Identification was confirmed by DNA sequencing. Successful treatment with penicillin was achieved. The role of the C. striatum as an emerging opportunistic pathogen is discussed...
  12. Moura Costa L, Bahia R, Carminati R, Vale V, Paule B, Portela R, et al. Evaluation of the humoral and cellular immune response to different antigens of Corynebacterium pseudotuberculosis in Canindé goats and their potential protection against caseous lymphadenitis. Vet Immunol Immunopathol. 2008;126:131-41 pubmed publisher
    ..These results demonstrate the immunogenic potential of the attenuated T1 strain in the development of a vaccine against caseous lymphadenitis in goats...
  13. Cantarelli V, Brodt T, Secchi C, Inamine E, Pereira F, Pilger D. Fatal case of bacteremia caused by an atypical strain of Corynebacterium mucifaciens. Braz J Infect Dis. 2006;10:416-8 pubmed
    ..We report a fatal case of bacteremia due to an atypical strain of C. mucifaciens. This strain had atypical colony morphology; analysis of the 16S rRNA gene was used to define the species...
  14. Komiya T, Seto Y, De Zoysa A, Iwaki M, Hatanaka A, Tsunoda A, et al. Two Japanese Corynebacterium ulcerans isolates from the same hospital: ribotype, toxigenicity and serum antitoxin titre. J Med Microbiol. 2010;59:1497-504 pubmed publisher
    ..Serological analysis showed a greater than sevenfold increase in the serum antitoxin titre during the course of infection in one patient...
  15. Baird G, Fontaine M. Corynebacterium pseudotuberculosis and its role in ovine caseous lymphadenitis. J Comp Pathol. 2007;137:179-210 pubmed publisher
    ..The review also discusses the immune response to infection and describes the methods that have been developed to control CLA, with particular emphasis on the use of vaccination and serological testing...
  16. Eckersall P, Lawson F, Bence L, Waterston M, Lang T, Donachie W, et al. Acute phase protein response in an experimental model of ovine caseous lymphadenitis. BMC Vet Res. 2007;3:35 pubmed
    ..The concentration of Hp in serum increases in experimental CLA but it is not known if SAA and AGP respond in parallel or have differing response profiles...
  17. Dercksen D, Brinkhof J, Dekker Nooren T, Maanen K, Bode C, Baird G, et al. A comparison of four serological tests for the diagnosis of caseous lymphadenitis in sheep and goats. Vet Microbiol. 2000;75:167-75 pubmed
    ..ELISA B will now be tested for use in caseous lymphadenitis eradication and control programmes in The Netherlands. It will also be used in experimental studies of CL in Scotland...
  18. Connor K, Quirie M, Baird G, Donachie W. Characterization of United Kingdom isolates of Corynebacterium pseudotuberculosis using pulsed-field gel electrophoresis. J Clin Microbiol. 2000;38:2633-7 pubmed
    ..5 and 290 kb and differentiated six pulsotypes. We conclude that 80% of the strains tested were epidemiologically related to the outbreak strain and that the equine profile was distinct both phenotypically and genotypically...
  19. Doherr M, Carpenter T, Hanson K, Wilson W, Gardner I. Risk factors associated with Corynebacterium pseudotuberculosis infection in California horses. Prev Vet Med. 1998;35:229-39 pubmed
  20. Díez Aguilar M, Ruiz Garbajosa P, Fernández Olmos A, Guisado P, del Campo R, Quereda C, et al. Non-diphtheriae Corynebacterium species: an emerging respiratory pathogen. Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis. 2013;32:769-72 pubmed publisher
    ..The microorganism's predominance in Gram-stained purulent respiratory samples together with abundant growth in the culture is the key for the microbiological diagnosis...
  21. Renom F, Garau M, Rubí M, Ramis F, Galmés A, Soriano J. Nosocomial outbreak of Corynebacterium striatum infection in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. J Clin Microbiol. 2007;45:2064-7 pubmed
    ..C. striatum is a potentially pathogenic microorganism with the ability to produce nosocomial infectious outbreaks and respiratory colonization in patients with advanced COPD...
  22. Iaria C, Stassi G, Costa G, Biondo C, Gerace E, Noto A, et al. Outbreak of multi-resistant Corynebacterium striatum infection in an Italian general intensive care unit. J Hosp Infect. 2007;67:102-4 pubmed
  23. De Zoysa A, Hawkey P, Engler K, George R, Mann G, Reilly W, et al. Characterization of toxigenic Corynebacterium ulcerans strains isolated from humans and domestic cats in the United Kingdom. J Clin Microbiol. 2005;43:4377-81 pubmed
    ..Strains isolated from domestic cats were found to exhibit the predominant ribotypes observed among human clinical isolates, suggesting that C. ulcerans isolated from cats could be a potential reservoir for human infection...
  24. Lee P, Ferguson D, Sarubbi F. Corynebacterium striatum: an underappreciated community and nosocomial pathogen. J Infect. 2005;50:338-43 pubmed
    ..The present review describes the wide spectrum of infections associated with CS and we add a unique case of CS pancreatic abscess where treatment included linezolid...
  25. Spier S, Leutenegger C, Carroll S, Loye J, Pusterla J, Carpenter T, et al. Use of a real-time polymerase chain reaction-based fluorogenic 5' nuclease assay to evaluate insect vectors of Corynebacterium pseudotuberculosis infections in horses. Am J Vet Res. 2004;65:829-34 pubmed
  26. Watts J, Lowery D, Teel J, Rossbach S. Identification of corynebacterium bovis and other coryneforms isolated from bovine mammary glands. J Dairy Sci. 2000;83:2373-9 pubmed
    ..Routine identification of C. bovis should include Gram-stain, cell morphology, catalase production, nitrate reduction, stimulated growth on 1% Tween 80 supplemented media, and beta-galactosidase production as the minimum requirements...
  27. Oliva A, Belvisi V, Iannetta M, Andreoni C, Mascellino M, Lichtner M, et al. Pacemaker lead endocarditis due to multidrug-resistant Corynebacterium striatum detected with sonication of the device. J Clin Microbiol. 2010;48:4669-71 pubmed publisher
    ..A case of nosocomial pacemaker lead endocarditis due to a multidrug-resistant C. striatum strain is described, highlighting the role of sonication as a diagnostic tool in cardiac device infections...
  28. Bernard K, Munro C, Wiebe D, Ongsansoy E. Characteristics of rare or recently described corynebacterium species recovered from human clinical material in Canada. J Clin Microbiol. 2002;40:4375-81 pubmed
    ..Products of fermentation, with emphasis on the presence or absence of propionic acid, were also studied in order to provide an additional characteristic with which to differentiate among phenotypically similar species...
  29. Nieto N, Foley J, MacLachlan N, Yuan T, Spier S. Evaluation of hepatic disease in mice following intradermal inoculation with Corynebacterium pseudotuberculosis. Am J Vet Res. 2009;70:257-62 pubmed publisher
    ..To evaluate clinical, microbiologic, and pathologic outcomes in mice after inoculation with 4 equine-origin Corynebacterium pseudotuberculosis strains...
  30. Tauch A, Bischoff N, Pühler A, Kalinowski J. Comparative genomics identified two conserved DNA modules in a corynebacterial plasmid family present in clinical isolates of the opportunistic human pathogen Corynebacterium jeikeium. Plasmid. 2004;52:102-18 pubmed
    ..jeikeium strains, which revealed 16S-23S rDNA spacer length polymorphisms and specific antibiotic susceptibility profiles, implying a wide dissemination of the plasmid in clinical isolates of C. jeikeium...
  31. Bastos B, Meyer R, Guimarães J, Ayres M, Guedes M, Moura Costa L, et al. Haptoglobin and fibrinogen concentrations and leukocyte counts in the clinical investigation of caseous lymphadenitis in sheep. Vet Clin Pathol. 2011;40:496-503 pubmed publisher
    ..Corynebacterium pseudotuberculosis is the etiologic agent of caseous lymphadenitis (CLA), a disease that affects small ruminants and is responsible for economic losses, including condemnation of carcasses and damaged hides...
  32. Fontaine M, Baird G, Connor K, Rudge K, Sales J, Donachie W. Vaccination confers significant protection of sheep against infection with a virulent United Kingdom strain of Corynebacterium pseudotuberculosis. Vaccine. 2006;24:5986-96 pubmed
    ..The results of this study provide information pertinent to the development of an effective caseous lymphadenitis vaccination strategy in the UK...
  33. Morinaka S, Kurokawa M, Nukina M, Nakamura H. Unusual Corynebacterium mucifaciens isolated from ear and nasal specimens. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2006;135:392-6 pubmed
    ..Corynebacterium mucifaciens was first proposed as a novel Corynebacterium species in 1997. This report describes our experience with the unexpectedly frequent isolation of C mucifaciens...
  34. Almuzara M, de Mier C, Rodriguez C, Famiglietti A, Vay C. [Evaluation of API Coryne System, version 2.0, for diphteroid gram-positive rods identification with clinical relevance]. Rev Argent Microbiol. 2006;38:197-201 pubmed
    ..Leifsonia aquatica, Microbacterium spp. and Cellulomonas spp.) and for acid fast gram-positive rods (Rhodococcus, Gordonia, Tsukamurella and Nocardia) the identification usefulness the system is limited...
  35. Shukla S, Harney M, Jhaveri B, Andrews K, Reed K. Is a black-pigmented Corynebacterium species an opportunistic pathogen during pregnancy? Literature review and report of 3 new cases. Clin Infect Dis. 2003;37:834-7 pubmed
    ..Similarities in these cases suggest that this newly recognized Corynebacterium species might be an opportunistic pathogen in pregnancy...
  36. Dias A, Silva F, Pereira G, Souza M, Camello T, Damasceno J, et al. Corynebacterium ulcerans isolated from an asymptomatic dog kept in an animal shelter in the metropolitan area of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis. 2010;10:743-8 pubmed publisher
    ..Medical and veterinary staff should be aware that asymptomatic animals can carry C. ulcerans and cooperate in eliminating infections and monitoring animals also in the developing countries...
  37. Shukla S, Vevea D, Frank D, Pace N, Reed K. Isolation and characterization of a black-pigmented Corynebacterium sp. from a woman with spontaneous abortion. J Clin Microbiol. 2001;39:1109-13 pubmed
    ..Our strain is designated CN-1 (ATCC 700975)...
  38. Sierra J, Martinez Martinez L, Vazquez F, Giralt E, Vila J. Relationship between mutations in the gyrA gene and quinolone resistance in clinical isolates of Corynebacterium striatum and Corynebacterium amycolatum. Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2005;49:1714-9 pubmed
    ..amycolatum. Moreover, a PCR-RFLP-NcoI of the gyrA gene was developed to distinguish between C. amycolatum and C. striatum species...
  39. Bittar F, Cassagne C, Bosdure E, Stremler N, Dubus J, Sarles J, et al. Outbreak of Corynebacterium pseudodiphtheriticum infection in cystic fibrosis patients, France. Emerg Infect Dis. 2010;16:1231-6 pubmed publisher
    ..Our study reemphasizes the conclusion that correctly identifying bacteria at the species level facilitates detection of an outbreak of new or emerging infections in humans...
  40. Sing A, Hogardt M, Bierschenk S, Heesemann J. Detection of differences in the nucleotide and amino acid sequences of diphtheria toxin from Corynebacterium diphtheriae and Corynebacterium ulcerans causing extrapharyngeal infections. J Clin Microbiol. 2003;41:4848-51 pubmed
    ..diphtheriae DT sequences, mainly in the translocation and receptor-binding domains. C. ulcerans supernatants were much less potent than supernatant from C. diphtheriae. A C. ulcerans DT-specific PCR is described below...
  41. Dorella F, Pacheco L, Oliveira S, Miyoshi A, Azevedo V. Corynebacterium pseudotuberculosis: microbiology, biochemical properties, pathogenesis and molecular studies of virulence. Vet Res. 2006;37:201-18 pubmed
    ..This knowledge may also contribute to the development of improved CLA vaccines, including subunit and DNA-based types, as well as to improve the diagnosis, treatment and control of this disease...
  42. Paule B, Azevedo V, Regis L, Carminati R, Bahia C, Vale V, et al. Experimental Corynebacterium pseudotuberculosis primary infection in goats: kinetics of IgG and interferon-gamma production, IgG avidity and antigen recognition by Western blotting. Vet Immunol Immunopathol. 2003;96:129-39 pubmed
    ..Both humoral and cellular responses kinetics presented a similar pattern of activation/deactivation but necropsy results suggested that the IFN-gamma test would be a very specific marker of CLA status...
  43. Brandenburg A, van Belkum A, van Pelt C, Bruining H, Mouton J, Verbrugh H. Patient-to-patient spread of a single strain of Corynebacterium striatum causing infections in a surgical intensive care unit. J Clin Microbiol. 1996;34:2089-94 pubmed
    ..We conclude that C. striatum can cause serious nosocomial infections in surgical intensive care unit patients and may spread from patient to patient via the hands of attending personnel...
  44. Pepin M, Seow H, Corner L, Rothel J, Hodgson A, Wood P. Cytokine gene expression in sheep following experimental infection with various strains of Corynebacterium pseudotuberculosis differing in virulence. Vet Res. 1997;28:149-63 pubmed
    ..The pathogenesis of ovine caseious lymphadenitis was shown to be associated with production of cytokines at the pyogranuloma level, but the local cytokine patterns associated with different courses of infection were not distinguished...
  45. Chiu Y, Wu V, Wun K, Hsueh P. Recurrent peritonitis caused by Corynebacterium amycolatum in a patient undergoing continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis. Clin Nephrol. 2005;63:241-2 pubmed
  46. Ifantidou A, Diamantidis M, Tseliki G, Angelou A, Christidou P, Papa A, et al. Corynebacterium jeikeium bacteremia in a hemodialyzed patient. Int J Infect Dis. 2010;14 Suppl 3:e265-8 pubmed publisher
    ..On the other hand, the association of coryneform bacteria and disease should be critically investigated, with a thorough identification of the strain, ideally beyond the classical methods, at a specialized center. ..
  47. Amao H, Moriguchi N, Komukai Y, Kawasumi H, Takahashi K, Sawada T. Detection of Corynebacterium kutscheri in the faeces of subclinically infected mice. Lab Anim. 2008;42:376-82 pubmed publisher
    ..Therefore, faecal samples would be useful for monitoring infection with C. kutscheri in living mice in a manner that is not stressful for the animals. ..
  48. Grandiere Perez L, Jacqueline C, Lemabecque V, Patey O, Potel G, Caillon J. Eagle effect in Corynebacterium diphtheriae. J Infect Dis. 2005;191:2118-20 pubmed
    ..The low dosage (20 mg/kg/day) was significantly more effective than the high dosage (200 mg/kg/day) against both strains (P<.025), confirming the paradoxical bactericidal effect observed in vitro. ..
  49. Chen F, Hsueh P, Teng S, Ou T, Lee W. Corynebacterium striatum bacteremia associated with central venous catheter infection. J Microbiol Immunol Infect. 2012;45:255-8 pubmed publisher
    ..We suggest that C striatum could be a pathogen of bloodstream infection in patients with such a catheter in place. ..
  50. Pacheco L, Pena R, Castro T, Dorella F, Bahia R, Carminati R, et al. Multiplex PCR assay for identification of Corynebacterium pseudotuberculosis from pure cultures and for rapid detection of this pathogen in clinical samples. J Med Microbiol. 2007;56:480-6 pubmed
    ..6 %). The developed assay significantly improves rapid C. pseudotuberculosis detection and could supersede bacteriological culture for microbiological and epidemiological diagnosis of CLA...
  51. Hacker E, Ott L, Schulze Luehrmann J, Lührmann A, Wiesmann V, Wittenberg T, et al. The killing of macrophages by Corynebacterium ulcerans. Virulence. 2016;7:45-55 pubmed publisher
    ..The data presented here indicate a high infectious potential of this emerging pathogen. ..
  52. Esteban J, Nieto E, Calvo R, Fernández Robals R, Valero Guillen P, Soriano F. Microbiological characterization and clinical significance of Corynebacterium amycolatum strains. Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis. 1999;18:518-21 pubmed
    ..All patients were cured. Corynebacterium amycolatum can cause genuine infection, usually hospital-acquired, and the clinical significance of isolates must be determined to ensure proper management of patients. ..
  53. Kuria J, Mbuthia P, Kang ethe E, Wahome R. Caseous lymphadenitis in goats: the pathogenesis, incubation period and serological response after experimental infection. Vet Res Commun. 2001;25:89-97 pubmed
    ..These results indicated that caseous lymphadenitis is a subacute disease with an incubation period of 8-9 days, but that it is not detectable serologically until after 15 days of infection. ..
  54. Van den Velde S, Lagrou K, Desmet K, Wauters G, Verhaegen J. Species identification of corynebacteria by cellular fatty acid analysis. Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2006;54:99-104 pubmed
    ..afermentans afermentans, and 2 Corynebacterium pseudodiphtheriticum. Cellular fatty acid analysis with a self-created database can be used for the identification and differentiation of corynebacteria...
  55. Poetsch A, Haussmann U, Burkovski A. Proteomics of corynebacteria: From biotechnology workhorses to pathogens. Proteomics. 2011;11:3244-55 pubmed publisher
    ..glutamicum metabolic pathways and stress response. Additionally, selected proteome applications for other biotechnologically important or pathogenic corynebacteria are described...
  56. Kaba J, Kutschke L, Gerlach G. Development of an ELISA for the diagnosis of Corynebacterium pseudotuberculosis infections in goats. Vet Microbiol. 2001;78:155-63 pubmed
    ..In addition, the reliability of the ELISA for the detection of infected herds was proven in a double blind study testing 910 sera from 74 goat herds...
  57. Badenoch P, OʼDaniel L, Wise R, Slattery J, Mills R. Corynebacterium propinquum Keratitis Identified Using MALDI-TOF. Cornea. 2016;35:686-7 pubmed publisher
    ..To report a corneal infection due to Corynebacterium propinquum identified using the matrix-assisted laser desorption/ionization time-of-flight (MALDI-TOF) method...
  58. Maruschke M, Kreutzer H, Seiter H. [Bladder rupture caused by spontaneous perforation of an infected urachal cyst]. Urologe A. 2003;42:834-9 pubmed
    ..The definitive therapy was complete surgical excision including a cuff of the bladder, drainage, and systemic broad-spectrum and local application of antibiotics. The further course was uneventful...
  59. Ohara H, Yoshimura K, Terada N, Ichioka K, Matsui Y, Terai A, et al. [Two cases of encrusted cystitis]. Hinyokika Kiyo. 2004;50:33-5 pubmed
    ..The patients underwent excision of plaques of calcified encrustation, adapted antibiotic therapy and acidification of urine. It is essential to diagnose encrusted cystitis early and to provide adequate treatment promptly...
  60. Ben Saïd M, Ben Maitigue H, Benzarti M, Messadi L, Rejeb A, Amara A. [Epidemiological and clinical studies of ovine caseous lymphadenitis]. Arch Inst Pasteur Tunis. 2002;79:51-7 pubmed
  61. Schuhegger R, Schoerner C, Dlugaiczyk J, Lichtenfeld I, Trouillier A, Zeller Peronnet V, et al. Pigs as source for toxigenic Corynebacterium ulcerans. Emerg Infect Dis. 2009;15:1314-5 pubmed publisher
  62. Pubill Sucarrat M, Martínez Costa X, Sauca Subias G, Capdevila Morell J. [Corynebacterium macginleyi as an unusual cause of infectious endocarditis: apropos of a case]. An Med Interna. 2004;21:44-5 pubmed
  63. Morris W, Uzal F, Cipolla A. Pyogranulomatous meningoencephalitis in a goat due to Corynebacterium ulcerans. Vet Rec. 2005;156:317-8 pubmed
  64. Gutierrez C, Aguirre M, Morales M, Doreste F, Corbera J. Vegetative valvular endocarditis in a dromedary camel. Vet Rec. 2002;151:300-1 pubmed