Pathogens
Aerococcus urinae

Aerococcus urinae

Susceptibilities

General Information

  • Nitrofurantoin (cystitis only)

  • Cephalexin

Gram-positive bacterium in clusters, often confused with alpha-hemolytic streptococci on culture

  • Cystitis

  • Rare cause of bacteremia, endocarditis, spondylodiscitis, and other systemic infections