Quelle sont les bacteria les plus meurtrières?

Quelle sont les bacteria les plus meurtrières?
Bacteria are the second leading cause of death in the world after heart problems. © Adobe Stock

Les infections d’origine bacterienne are the second cause of mortality in the world. A décès sur huit is lié aux bacterial infections. Quelle sont ces bacteria? What is the situation in France?

Second cause of death in the world

After heart problems, bacterial infections are the second cause of death in the world. C’est le constat d’une vaste étude publiee dans la revue médicale The Lancet, le 22 novembre dernier. “Il s’agit from study premiere A Presenter des estimations mondiales complete des decés associés à 33 bacterial pathogens», emphasizing les chercheurs.

7.7 million deaths from bacterial infections

According to the study, 7.7 million people are deceased in 2019 des suites d’une bacterial infection. Une étude possible grâce aux thousands of researchers involved dans le monde à travers le program Global Burden of Disease. A research program funded through the Bill Gates Foundation.

Les 5 bacteria les plus meurtrières

Five bacteria are responsible from plus de la moitié des décès by bacterial infection:
– them staphylococcus doré,
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– the pneumococci,
– Klebsellia pneumoniae,
– le bacille pyocyanique.

Staphylococcus doré and pneumococcus

According to this study, they staphylococcus doré is «to the main cause is bacterial de décès dans 135 pays». However, chez les enfants de moins de cinq ans, c’est le pneumocoque which is responsible des infections les plus meurtrières. En Francecorpse invasive infections (meningitis and bacteremia) of bacterial origin are often the main ones causes of mortality chez l’adult et chez l’enfant according to Santé publique France.

Source: The Lancet, 21 November 2022

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