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Table 3 Literature review of infectious sacroiliitis cases

From: Infectious sacroiliitis: a retrospective, multicentre study of 39 adults

  Zimmerman Mancarella Literature view Our cases
  et al. [3] et al. [1] 2009-20011  
    [413]  
No. of cases 177 97 36 39
Age (years), mean [range] 20.4 29.8 21.2 39.7 ± 18.1
  [0.75-72] [2.5-80]   [15.3-87]
Sex ratio (M/F) 1/0.85 1/1.56 1/0.9 1/1.44
Pregnancy or per-partum 6 (3.4) 7 (7.2) 2 (3.9) 5 (12.8)
Fever     
  Yes    7 (35.3) 16 (41)
  NG NG NG 32 (62.7)  
Site of pain     
  Side affected Unilateral NG Left: 6(60) Left: 23 (59)
  175 (98.9)    
  Lumbogluteal NG NG 40(78.9) 36(92.3)
Microorganisms     
CG+ 264 (81) 59 (61) 23 (63.9) 26 (78.8)
Staphylococcus     
   MRSA 0(0) 0(0) 2 (3.9) 0(0)
   MRSA 229 (86.7) 41 (69) 20 (86.9) 21 (80.8)
Streptococcus 29 (10.9) 17 (29) 3 (13.1) 5 (13.8)
BG     
P. aeruginosa 17 (31) 2 (17) 0 (0) 3 (75)
Salmonella sp 16 (29.1) 8 (67) 1 (50) 0
E coli 8 (14.5) 0 (0) 0 (0) 1 (25)