[Incidence of staphylococcal serotypes in different hospitals (author's transl)].

Abstract

A total of 409 Staphylococcus aureus strains were classified with 17 typing sera into 16 groups and 14 types. Strains with the formula a b+ c e and h+ i k l were most frequently met with. The majority of strains isolated from typical staphylococcal diseases contained antigens e', h+ and/or h++ whereas those associated with atypical infections showed antigens b++ and o most frequently. Classification by Oeding and Williams' scheme yielded a less wide variety of serological units: most strains fell into group 4; spontaneously agglutinating and group 1, 2 and 3 strains were next in order.

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@article{Oehring1976IncidenceOS, title={[Incidence of staphylococcal serotypes in different hospitals (author's transl)].}, author={Hartmut Oehring and Renate {\"{O}hring}, journal={Acta microbiologica Academiae Scientiarum Hungaricae}, year={1976}, volume={23 2}, pages={209-21} }