Capsule bacteria

Capsule bacteria - asporogenic gram-negative bacteria-aerobes genus Klebsiella (Klebsiella). Sticks size 1 - 3 MK X 0.5-1 micron or coccobacilli; are single, pairs or in short chains. Form mucous capsule. Grow well on simple nutrient mediums at the temperature of 35-37 degrees. To capsular bacteria are pathogens of pneumonia Friedlander, as well as the causative agents of rhinoscleroma and ozeny. Cm. also Bacteria.