Haemophilus

Haemophilus is a topic covered in the Taber's Medical Dictionary.

To view the entire topic, please or .

Nursing Central is an award-winning, complete mobile solution for nurses and students. Look up information on diseases, tests, and procedures; then consult the database with 5,000+ drugs or refer to 65,000+ dictionary terms. Explore these free sample topics:

-- The first section of this topic is shown below --

(hē-mof′ĭ-lŭs )

[L. haemophilus]
A genus of gram-negative, nonmotile bacilli; some are normal flora of the upper respiratory tract, and others cause serious illness.

-- To view the remaining sections of this topic, please or --

(hē-mof′ĭ-lŭs )

[L. haemophilus]
A genus of gram-negative, nonmotile bacilli; some are normal flora of the upper respiratory tract, and others cause serious illness.

There's more to see -- the rest of this entry is available only to subscribers.