Infectious Disease Compendium

Eubacterium

Microbiology

Anaerobic gram positive rod.  E. nodatum, E. oxidoreducens, E. hallii, E. limosum.

Epidemiologic Risks

Normal human flora.

Syndromes

IUD infections, chronic periodontal infections, any head/neck/lung infection especially as part of mixed infection (PubMed).

Treatment

Penicillins, carbapenems, clindamycin and metronidazole.

Notes

No information on E. nodatum because no datum...er, sorry. Too much of a stretch.