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Medical Term:

Providencia alcalifaciens

 

Definition: a bacterial species found in extraintestinal sources, particularly in urinary tract infections; it has also been isolated from small outbreaks and sporadic cases of diarrheal disease; it is the type species of the genus Providencia.

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