Infectious Disease Compendium

Veillonella

Microbiology

Anaerobic gram negative coccus, includes V. parvula.

Epidemiologic Risks

Normal part of the gi and gu tract of humans.

Syndromes

Can be part of mixed infections from gi tract or gu tract.

Treatment

Penicillin, clindamycin, OR metronidazole.

Notes