Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus pseudintermedius in Sweden.

  title={Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus pseudintermedius in Sweden.},
  author={Stefan B{\"o}rjesson and Annica Land{\'e}n and Martin Bergstr{\"o}m and U. Andersson},
  journal={Microbial drug resistance},
  volume={18 6},
Staphylococcus pseudintermedius is an opportunistic pathogen that is one of the most frequent causes of infections in dogs. In Europe, there are increasing reports of methicillin-resistant S. pseudintermedius (MRSP), and in Sweden, MRSP has also been more frequently isolated during recent years. However, there is limited knowledge regarding the epidemiology and genetic relationship among the Swedish isolates. This study therefore investigated the genetic relationship of MRSP isolated from… CONTINUE READING


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