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  1. Haemophilus

    Haemophilus is a genus of Gram-negative, pleomorphic, coccobacilli bacteria belonging to the Pasteurellaceae family. While Haemophilus bacteria are typically small coccobacilli, they are categorized as pleomorphic bacteria because of the wide range of shapes they occasionally assume. The genus includes commensal organisms along with some significant pathogenic species such as H. influenzae—a cause of sepsis and bacterial meningitis in young children—and H. ducreyi, the causative agent of chancroid. All members are either aerobic or facultatively anaerobic.

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Haemophilus

    A genus of PASTEURELLACEAE that consists of several species occurring in animals and humans. Its organisms are described as gram-negative, facultatively anaerobic, coccobacillus or rod-shaped, and nonmotile.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of haemophilus in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of haemophilus in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

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