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Volume 20, Number 12—December 2014

Bacterial Pathogens Associated with Hidradenitis Suppurativa, France

Hélène Guet-RevilletComments to Author , Hélène Coignard-Biehler, Jean-Philippe Jais, Gilles Quesne, Eric Frapy, Sylvain Poirée, Anne-Sophie Le Guern, Anne Le Flèche-Matéos, Alain Hovnanian, Paul-Henry Consigny, Olivier Lortholary, Xavier Nassif, Aude Nassif, and Olivier Join-Lambert
Author affiliations: Université Paris Descartes, Sorbonne Paris Cité, Paris, France (H. Guet-Revillet, J.-P. Jais, E. Frapy, A. Hovnanian, O. Lortholary, X. Nassif, O. Join-Lambert); Assistance-Publique Hôpitaux de Paris, Paris (H. Guet-Revillet, H. Coignard-Biehler, J-P. Jais, G. Quesne, S. Poirée, O. Lortholary, X. Nassif, O. Join-Lambert); Institut National de la Santé et de la Recherche U1151 eq11, Paris (H. Guet-Revillet, E. Frapy, X. Nassif, O. Join-Lambert); Institut National de la Santé et de la Recherche U872 eq22 (J-P. Jais); Institut National de la Santé et de la Recherche U 781, Paris (A. Hovnanian); Institut Pasteur, Paris (A. Le Flèche-Matéos, A-S. Le Guern, P.-H. Consigny, A. Nassif)

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Table 4

Identification of strictly anaerobic bacteria cultured from 36 hidradenitis suppurativa lesions that had predominant anaerobic microflora, France

Gram type, genus, species No. isolates
Gram-positive cocci 51
Anaerococcus 17
A. vaginalis 11
A. prevotii 4
A. octavius 1
A. lactolyticus
Peptoniphilus 15
P. asaccharolyticus 8
P. harei 3
P. gorbachii 1
P. ivorii 1
P. lacrymalis 1
Unidentified Peptoniphilus sp.
Other genera 19
Finegoldia magna 11
Peptostreptococcus anaerobius 4
Parvimonas micra 2
Pediococcus acidilactici 1
Facklamia hominis
Gram-negative rods 44
Prevotella 13
P. bivia 6
P. disiens 1
P. intermedia 1
P. melaninogenica 1
P. salivae 1
Unidentified Prevotella sp.
Porphyromonas 10
P. asaccharolytica 7
P. somerae
Bacteroides 9
B. coagulans 3
B. ureolyticus 3
B. thetaiotaomicron 2
B. fragilis
Other genera 19
Fusobacterium 8
F. nucleatum 7
F. gonidiaformans 1
Dialister 3
D. pneumosintes 2
D. micraerophilus 1
Jonquetella 1
J. anthropi 1

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