carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae

noun plural

: cre
Although many germs have become resistant to antibiotics, from tuberculosis to gonorrhea, health leaders are most concerned about a class of superbugs called carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae, or CRE.Liz Szabo and Peter Eisler, USA Today

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carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae


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“Carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae.” Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 3 Feb. 2023.

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