Bacterial infections occur when bacteria proliferate and cause damage to surrounding tissues. They are often treated with antibiotics.



Signs of bacterial infection can be many and varied such as pain, swelling, fever or discharge.


Bacterial Infections include:
    Gram + aerobic
    • Skin infections (pyoderma)
    • Staphylococcus
    • Streptococcus

    Gram - aerobic
    • Pseudomonas
    • E.Coli
    • Chlamydophila
    • Mycoplasma

    Gram + anaerobic
    • Wounds, osteomyelitis, dental infections
    • Actinomyces
    • Peptostreptococcus

    Gram - anaerobic
    • Wounds, dental infections
    • Bacteroides
    • Fusobacterium