Oropharyngeal/Gastrointestinal Carriage: Role in Endogenous Colonization and Infection

  • W. G. Johanson
Conference paper
Part of the Update in Intensive Care and Emergency Medicine book series (UICM, volume 7)


By definition, the endofenous flora in a healthy person is the normal flora. This paper is concerned with infections produced by organisms which are, in fact, member of the normal flora.


Agar Pneumonia Bacillus Barium Staphylococcus 


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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1989

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  • W. G. Johanson

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