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Table 1 Rank order of bloodstream pathogens isolated from BSI in paediatric cancer patients

From: Clinical relevance of molecular identification of microorganisms and detection of antimicrobial resistance genes in bloodstream infections of paediatric cancer patients

Agents 69 (100 %)
 Gram positive 42 (61)
  CoNS 18 (26)
  Staphylococcus aureus 9 (13)
  Viridans group Streptococcus 6 (9)
  Streptococcus spp. 3 (4)
  Corynebacterium spp. 2 (3)
  Enterococcus spp. 2 (3)
  Other Gram positive 2 (3)
 Gram negative 22 (32)
  Pseudomonas. aeruginosa 8 (12)
  Escherichia coli 6 (9)
  Klebisiella pneumoniae 3 (4)
  Enterobacter cloacae 2 (3)
  Other Gram negative 3 (4)
 Fungi 5 (7)
  Candida tropicalis 1 (1)
  Candida parapsilosis 1 (1)
  Candida guillermondi 1 (1)
  Candida lusitaniae 1 (1)
  Rhodotorula spp. 1 (1)
  1. CoNS Coagulase negative Staphylococci