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  • Clinicians also worry about vancomycin-resistant enterococci VRE, encouraged by the use of the antibiotic virginiamycin in livestock, Clostridium difficile, a serious intestinal bug developing resistance, and resistant Acinetobacter baumannii which has so afflicted US troops in Iraq it has been dubbed "Iraqibacter."

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  • "Iraqibacter" are under quarantine at a civilian hospital in Quebec City.

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  • U.S. soldiers have since dubbed the germ "Iraqibacter."

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  • Nickname of Acinetobacter baumannii among US troops in Iraq.

    More info here (and links on that page).

    It would be cute if you could adopt this word. I have no list where it would fit. Also, my lists are immunodeficient.

    December 4, 2010