Isolation rate of non-hemagglutinating strains of Serratia marcescens from clinical specimens in a general hospital: comparison of serotypes O2 and O14.


Given the absence of recent reports on the isolation rate of Serratia marcescens by pili type, clinical isolates from respiratory and urinary tract specimens--prime loci of infection by this organism--were subjected to examination. The 123 S. marcescens strains (serotype O2, 67 strains, serotype O14, 56 strains) used in this study were isolated from… (More)


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