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Providencia species

Providencia species

Precautions

See 'Additional Information'

Susceptibilities

General Information

Gram-negative bacilli of the Enterobacteriaceae family that produces urease.

GI flora, especially in hospitalized patients.

Infection usually in nosocomial setting.

Nosocomial infections:

  • Pneumonia (HAP)
  • UTI
  • Wound infections - Prosthetic device and line infections

May require contact precautions if highly resistant.