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Table 2 Etiology of positive blood cultures during the induction and consolidation phase

From: Epidemiology of bloodstream infections in patients with acute myeloid leukemia undergoing levofloxacin prophylaxis

  Gram-positives Gram-negatives
  (N = 33) (N = 46)
Induction (N = 81) S. epidermidis (11) E. cloacae (2)
Neutropenic fever episodes = 69 E. faecium (3) E. coli (1)
S. mitis (1) K. pneumoniae (1)
Corynebacterium spp. (1)  
Total (N = 20) 16 4
Consolidation (N = 210) S. epidermidis (8) E. coli (32)
Neutropenic fever episodes = 112 MRSA (3) P. aeruginosa (3)
S. hominis (3) E. cloacae (2)
Corynebacterium spp (2) S. maltophilia (2)
E. faecalis (1) S. marcescens (1)
   Citrobacter (1)
   K. pneumoniae (1)
Total (N = 59) 17 42