Department of Pathology UCD-School of Medicine



Self Assessment Exercises V (02/12/06)

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SAE V-1.  Illustrated is the growth of a gram-negative bacillus on the surface of sheep blood agar. Describe the colony morphology.



Q: Based on this presentation, what genus of bacteria
within the Family Enterobacteriaceae might be suspected?


What key biochemical tests would confirm this presumptive identification?




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