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Gram positive cocci are a group of microorganisms responsible for a variety of infections, including staphylococcal, or staph infections; streptococcal infections, such as strep throat; and pneumococcal infections, such ... More »

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Gram positive cocci, also known as streptococci, are known to cause numerous disorders, such as pharyngitis, skin infections, endocarditis and sepsis, and the symptoms will vary greatly depending on which vital organs ar... More »

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Gram-positive bacilli belong to a class of rod-shaped bacteria that acquire a violet color when subjected to the Gram staining method. Aside from its characteristic shape, this class of bacteria has a thick peptidoglycan... More »

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A Gram stain showing gram-positive cocci in pairs, or diplococci, is a morphological characteristic of several bacteria. Gram stains can be positive or negative, depending on the cell wall composition of the bacteria. Mo... More »

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