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Table 1 Distribution of 88 bacterial species by specimen (77 from blood and 11 from cerebrospinal fluid) isolated during the neonatal period

From: High third-generation cephalosporin resistant Enterobacteriaceae prevalence rate among neonatal infections in Dakar, Senegal

Specimen Bacterial group Bacterial species Neonatal period
Early-onset period N Late-onset period N
Blood Enterobacteriaceae Klebsiella pneumoniae 15 24
Enterobacter cloacae 6 7
Enterobacter aerogenes 1 0
Escherichia coli 2 6
Cirobacter koseri 0 1
Serratia liquefacienx 1 1
Serratia marcescens 0 2
Gram-negative non-Enterobacteriaceae Pseudomonas aeruginosa 1 1
Acinetobacter baumanii 1 0
Gram-positive cocci Group B streptococci 2 0
Staphylococcus aureus 1 1
Enterococcus faecium 0 3
Enterococcus faecalis 0 1
Cerebrospinal fluid Enterobacteriacae Enterobacter cloacae 0 1
Escherichia coli 0 1
Morganella morganii 0 1
Gram-negative non-Enterobacteriaceae Pseudomonas aeruginosa 0 2
Gram-positive cocci Group B streptococci 0 4
Streptococcus pneumoniae 0 2