Prov·i·den·ci·a (prv-dns-)
A genus of motile, peritrichous, nonsporeforming, aerobic or facultatively anaerobic bacteria containing gram-negative
rods; it includes the species that can occur in urinary tract infections.
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Providencia species have been associated with nosocomial (hospital acquired) urinary tract infections.
P. alcalifaciens, has been associated with some cases of diarrhea in children.

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