Which common bacteria cause wound infections from herbivore bites?

Updated: Sep 18, 2018
  • Author: Alisha Perkins Garth, MD; Chief Editor: Joe Alcock, MD, MS  more...
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Answer

Common bacteria involved in herbivore bite wound infections include the following:

  • Actinobacillus lignieresii

  • Actinobacillus suis

  • Pasteurella multocida

  • Pasteurella caballi

  • Staphylococcus hyicus subsp hyicus


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