Translation of streptococcus in Spanish:

streptococcus

estreptococo, n.

Pronunciation /ˌstrɛptə(ʊ)ˈkɒkəs//ˌstrɛptəˈkɑkəs/

nounPlural streptococci

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    estreptococo masculine
    • Impetigo is a skin infection that is generally caused by one of two bacteria: Group A streptococcus or Staphylococcus aureus.
    • In many cases, these organisms are streptococci or staphylococci bacteria.
    • Other agents occasionally implicated are pneumococci, staphylococci, streptococci, and Candida albicans.
    • Then a starter culture of lactic streptococci and lactobacilli bacteria is added.
    • By using sugar fermentation, bacteriologists observed that haemolytic streptococci of human origin were broadly differentiated from those of bovine origin.