[Antibiotic resistance of revertant cultures of Streptococcus group A and of unclassified streptococci isolated from the blood of rheumatism patients].

@article{Vulfovich1986AntibioticRO,
  title={[Antibiotic resistance of revertant cultures of Streptococcus group A and of unclassified streptococci isolated from the blood of rheumatism patients].},
  author={Iu V Vul'fovich and O Ia Krasil'nikova and Nadezhda D. Konstantinova and N. A. Gamova},
  journal={Antibiotiki i meditsinskaia biotekhnologiia = Antibiotics and medical biotechnology},
  year={1986},
  volume={31 8},
  pages={628-33}
}
Sensitivity of one strain of group A Streptococcus, its L-form and revertant was tested to 7 antibiotics and it was observed that the revertant was highly resistant to beta-lactam antibiotics and lincomycin, tolerant to ristomycin and had a high value of MBcC/MIC for erythromycin and tetracycline. Testing of other analogous revertant strains showed the same results. In streptococcal strains freshly isolated from blood of patients with rheumatism and resistant to some antibiotics there were… CONTINUE READING