Accession Number : AD0601340

Title :   THE PREVALENCE AND IMPORTANCE OF PPLO AND L FORMS.

Descriptive Note : Annual progress rept. 1 Sep 63-1 Jun 64

Corporate Author : PETER BENT BRIGHAM HOSPITAL BOSTON MASS

Personal Author(s) : Kundsin,Ruth B. ; Walter,Carl W.

Report Date : 11 JUN 1964

Pagination or Media Count : 9

Abstract : This study was carried out to determine whether or not Mycoplasma or L forms could be isolated from clinical as well as autopsy specimens and whether their prevalence indicated that further study as to identification and epidemiology was warranted.

Descriptors :   (*MYCOPLASMA, MUTATIONS), (*MUTATIONS, MYCOPLASMA), (*EPIDEMIOLOGY, MYCOPLASMA), IDENTIFICATION, ETIOLOGY, RESPIRATORY DISEASES, MEDICAL PERSONNEL, CONTAMINATION, HOSPITALS, CULTURE MEDIA, LUNG, DISEASES, BRONCHI, RESPIRATORY SYSTEM, INFECTIOUS DISEASES, PROTEUS, STAPHYLOCOCCUS AUREUS, DISEASE VECTORS

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE