Epidemiology of anaerobic infections.

  title={Epidemiology of anaerobic infections.},
  author={S I Hnatko},
  volume={93 1 Pt 2},
The clinical importance of the anaerobic organisms, especially the toxicogenic Clostridia and some of the nonsporulating anaerobes, has been recognized for some time. Only within the last 20 years, however, owing to improved methodology, have gram-negative anaerobic bacilli, anaerobic cocci, and streptococci been commonly recognized and encountered in… CONTINUE READING