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Table 7 Total of microorganisms identified from both intraoperative and subsequent peritoneal samples

From: Complicated intra-abdominal infections worldwide: the definitive data of the CIAOW Study

Total 1826 (100%)
Aerobic Gram-negative bacteria 1152 (63%)
Escherichia coli 653 (35.7%)
(Escherichia coli resistant to third generation cephalosporins) 110 (6%)
Klebsiella pneuumoniae 181 (9.9%)
(Klebsiella pneumoniae resistant to third generation cephalosporins) 39 (2.1%)
Klebsiella oxytoca 11 (0.6%)
(Klebsiella oxytoca resistant to third generation cephalosporins) 2 (0.1)
Enterobacter 75 (4.1%)
Proteus 52 (2.8%)
Pseudomonas 94 (5.1%)
Others 102 (5.6%)
Aerobic Gram-positive bacteria 414 (22.7%)
Enterococcus faecalis 169 (9.2%)
Enterococcus faecium 68 (3.7%)
Staphylococcus Aureus 46 (2.5%)
Streptococcus spp. 85 (4.6%)
Others 47 (2.6%)
Anaerobes 141 (7.7%)
Bacteroides 108 (5.9%)
(Bacteroides resistant to Metronidazole) 3 (0.2%)
Clostridium 11 (0.6%)
Others 22 (1.2%)
Candida spp. 117 (6.4%)
Candida albicans 90 (4.9%)
(Candida albicans resistant to Fluconazole) 2 (0.1%)
Non-albicans Candida 27 (1.4%)
(non-albicans Candida resistant to Fluconazole) 3 (0.1%)
Other yeats 2 (0.1%)