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Serratia marcescens can be identified by the presence of red pigment that resembles blood on objects that have not been exposed to living creatures or which are incapable of bleeding. In the lab, it can also be identifie... More »

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Serratia marcescens is found everywhere, according to Scientific American. It is found in the grout between tiles in shower stalls, in toilet bowls, and in catheters, feeding tubes and respirators. It is notorious for ca... More »

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Antibiotics in the aminoglycoside family, such as amikacin, in combination with an antipseudomonal beta-lactam, such as cephalosporin, are the preferred option for fighting Serratia marcescens infections, according to Me... More »

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Serratia marcescens is a motile, rod-shaped bacterium and a human pathogen that is frequently implicated in health care-associated infections. It is a cause of health problems in humans as well as other organisms such as... More »

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Serratia marcescens is found everywhere, according to Scientific American. It is found in the grout between tiles in shower stalls, in toilet bowls, and in catheters, feeding tubes and respirators. It is notorious for ca... More »

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Antibiotics in the aminoglycoside family, such as amikacin, in combination with an antipseudomonal beta-lactam, such as cephalosporin, are the preferred option for fighting Serratia marcescens infections, according to Me... More »

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Urobilinogen is a substance the body produces when bilirubin, a pigment made in the liver, breaks down, explains WebMD. Although urobilinogen can be found in small doses in urine and stool, large amounts of this substanc... More »

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