Prevotella disiens – cause of an unilateral necrotic tonsillitis

B. Gebhardt, K. Herrmann, A. Roessner & U. Vorwerk
The species Prevotella is an anaerobic gramnegative rodshaped bacterium. Prevotella is a normal part of the human flora. According to its enzyme profile it is possible to classify different subspecies. Corresponding to their local position on the human mucosa they are main organisms for different[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]