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Table 3 Number of healthy Soldiers colonized with aerobic gram-negative bacteria according to PCR/ESI-TOF-MS

From: The use of PCR/Electrospray Ionization-Time-of-Flight-Mass Spectrometry (PCR/ESI-TOF-MS) to detect bacterial and fungal colonization in healthy military service members

Organism Subjectsa Organisms by anatomic site (140 total)
   Orophaynx Nares Groin
   94 32 14
Acinetobacter spp. 3 2 0 1
Actinobacillus pleuropneumoniae 1 1 0 0
Akkermansia muciniphila 1 0 1 0
Bordetella petrii 1 0 0 1
Brevundimonas diminuta 1 1 0 0
Burkholderia cenocepacia 2 0 1 1
Buttiauxella spp. 2 2 0 0
Campylobacter concisus 1 1 0 0
Campylobacter fetus 1 1 0 0
Campylobacter hyointestinalis 1 1 0 0
Campylobacter mucosalis 2 2 0 0
Eikenella corrodens 1 0 1 0
Enterobacter aerogenes 1 0 0 1
Escherichia coli 7 4 3 0
Haemophilus influenzae 20 (21) 18 3 0
Haemophilus sp. 1 1 0 0
Klebsiella pneumoniae 4 0 2 2
Moraxella atlantae 2 0 0 2
Moraxella catarrhalis 9 (10) 1 9 0
Moraxella catarrhalis/nonliquefaciens 4 (5) 1 4 0
Moraxella lacunata 1 0 1 0
Moraxella sp. 1 1 0 0
Mycoplasma hominis 1 0 0 1
Neisseria canis 19 (20) 17 2 1
Neisseria flava 13 9 2 2
Neisseria flavescens 3 3 0 0
Neisseria gonorrhoeae 2 1 0 1
Neisseria meningitidis 2 2 0 0
Neisseria mucosa 3 3 0 0
Neisseria sicca 1 1 0 0
Neisseria weaveri 1 0 0 1
Neisseria spp. 4 4 0 0
Pasteurella multocida 6 5 1 0
Porphyromonas endodontalis 1 1 0 0
Proteus mirabilis 3 1 2 0
Raoultella planticola 2 2 0 0
Rickettsia sp. 1 1 0 0
Salmonella agona 1 1 0 0
Salmonella enterica 1 1 0 0
Salmonella matopeni 2 2 0 0
Salmonella spp. 2 2 0 0
Tatumella ptyseos 1 1 0 0
  1. anumber of organisms listed in ( ) if not same as number of subjects