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Table 2 Microbiologic findings from wound culture in 39 patients with NSTIs

From: Clinical parameters and outcomes of necrotizing soft tissue infections secondary to gastrointestinal fistulas

Isolated micro-organisms n (%)
Wound culture, negative 7 (17.9)
Wound culture, positive 32 (82.1)
Monomicrobial infection 10 (25.6)
Polymicrobial infection 22 (56.4)
Aerobes (gram positive)
Staphylococcus aureus 4 (10.3)
 Enterococcus faecium 3 (7.7)
 Enterococcus faecalis 2 (5.1)
Aerobes (gram negative)
Klebsiella pneumoniae 16 (41.0)
 Acinetobacter baumanii 13 (33.3)
Escherichia coli 10 (25.6)
 Proteus mirabilis 6 (15.4)
 Pseudomonas aeruginosa 5 (12.8)
 Enterobacter cloacae 2 (5.1)
Fungi
 Candida albicans 3 (7.7)
 Candida tropicalis 1 (2.6)