Isolation of a mucoid alginate-producing Pseudomonas aeruginosa strain from the equine guttural pouch.

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The isolation and characterization of a mucoid, alginate-producing strain of Pseudomonas aeruginosa from a nonhuman host, namely, in chondroids from an equine guttural pouch, is reported for the first time. Pure cultures of P. aeruginosa 12534 were isolated from a 17-month-old pony mare with a history of chronic bilateral mucopurulent nasal discharge from… (More)

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@article{Govan1992IsolationOA, title={Isolation of a mucoid alginate-producing Pseudomonas aeruginosa strain from the equine guttural pouch.}, author={John R.W. Govan and Patxi Sarasola and Doris J Taylor and Peter J Tatnell and Nicholas J. Russell and Peter Gacesa}, journal={Journal of clinical microbiology}, year={1992}, volume={30 3}, pages={595-9} }