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Table 1 Demographic data and patient characteristics

From: Streptococcus agalactiae in adults at chiang mai university hospital: a retrospective study

Characteristics Urinary tract infection
(N = 5)
Bloodstream Infection
(N = 29)
Meningitis1
(N = 8)
Arthritis2
(N = 8)
Chorio- amnionitis
(N = 10)
Subcutaneous Abscess
(N = 19)
Male: female 3:2 16:13 7:1 3:5 0:12 1.2:1
Age (years) (median, IQR) 62 (57, 71) 51 (30, 68) 55.5 (31, 64) 52 (44, 62) 28 (24, 29) 53 (45, 63)
Signs/symptoms (N, %)       
   Fever (Body temperature ≥ 38°C) 5 22 (75.9) 8 (100.0) 6 (75.0) 5 (41.7) 14 (73.7)
   Headache 0 3 (10.3) 5 (62.5) 0 (0) 0 0
   Arthritis 0 0 (0) 0 (0) 8 (100) 0 0 (0)
   Alteration of consciousness 0 2 (6.9) 4 (50) 0 0 0
Laboratory findings (mean ± SD or median, IQR)
   Hemoglobin (g/dL) 9.8 ± 2.4 12.6 ± 2.7 12.9 ± 2.3 11.6 ± 2.8 12.1 ± 1.6 11.9 ± 1.6
   White blood cell count 7700 9800 10600 13900 13960 15500
   (cells/mm3) (6970, 9340) (8100, 14300) (8800, 11550) (12600, 17180) (10980, 14600) (12000, 23300)
   Serum creatinine (mg/dL) 2.1 (1.0, 2.5) 1.1 (0.9, 1.4) 1.0 (0.9, 1.2) 1.4 (0.9, 2,2) - 1.4 (1.0, 1.9)
Death (N, %) 1 (20) 5 (17.2) 3 (37.5) 2 (25) 0 (0) 1 (5.3)
  1. 1 Included 5 patients who had bloodstream infection and meningitis, 1 patient who had bloodstream infection, meningitis, and arthritis, and 2 patients who had isolated meningitis
  2. 2 Included 5 patients who had bloodstream infection and arthritis and 3 patients who had isolated arthritis