Medical Definition of HACEK group

1. A group of Gram-negative bacteria that includes Haemophilus spp., Actinobacillus actinomycetemcomitans, Cardiobacterium hominis, Eikenella corrodens, and Kingella kingae. Bacteria in this group have in common a culture requirement of an enhanced carbon dioxide atmosphere and ability to infect human heart valves. (05 Mar 2000)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of HACEK Group

H2 blocker
H2 histocompatibility
H5N1
HA
HA-MRSA
HA-tag
HA1 virus
HA2 virus
HAARP
HAART
HAAT
HAC
HACCP
HACE
HACEK
HACEK group (current term)
HACO
HAHO
HAL
HALGI
HALO
HAM
HAMC
HAND
HANE
HANS
HAPE
HAPO
HATO
HAT medium

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