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Table 2 Clinical characteristics of patients with non-O Vibrio cholerae necrotizing fasciitis

From: Intensive care management of a patient with necrotizing fasciitis due to non-O1/O139 Vibrio cholerae after traveling to Taiwan: a case report

Year of report
(Source)
Age, Sex Underlying diseases/risk factors Treatment Outcome Country O-Antigen Epidemiologic exposure
1995
(9)
51 M Diabetes mellitus Surgery (amputation, multiple debridement),and antibiotics (ticarcillin/clavulanate, imipenem, gentamicin, clindamycin) Survived USA   Exposure of a chronic plantar ulcer to sand in a bathhouse
1998
(10)
48 M Cirrhosis Surgery, cefotaxime, minocycline, cefotaxime Survived Taiwan   
1998
(10)
79 F Cirrhosis, congestive heart failure Surgery, ceftriaxone Died Taiwan   
2004
(11)
68 M Cirrhosis, diabetes mellitus Surgical debridement, ceftazidime, doxycycline Died Taiwan O56  
2004
(12)
70 M Hepatitis C Surgery, antibiotics (third-generation cephalosporin, doxycycline) Died Taiwan   Handling seafood
2004
(12)
63 M Hepatitis, steroids Surgery, antibiotics (third-generation cephalosporin, doxycycline) Survived Taiwan   Exposure to sea water
2006
(13)
52 M Cirrhosis Surgery, clindamycin, ceftazidime, tetracycline Survived Taiwan   Probable wound infection
2009
(14)
57 M Cirrhosis, hepatitis C, diabetes mellitus Surgery, antibiotics Died Taiwan   Consumption of raw seafood
2009
(14)
58 M Cirrhosis, hepatitis B, hepatitis C, diabetes mellitus Surgery, antibiotics Died Taiwan   Seawater exposure
2009
(14)
69 M Cirrhosis, diabetes mellitus Surgery, antibiotics Died Taiwan   Seawater exposure
2009
(14)
70 M Cirrhosis Surgery, antibiotics Survived Taiwan   Seawater exposure
2009
(14)
62 M COPD Surgery, antibiotics Survived Taiwan   Insect bite wound infection
2011
(15)
49 M HIV, hepatitis C, cirrhosis Surgical debridement, daptomycin, levofloxacin Survived Italy O137 Minor abrasion exposed to seawater
2016
(16)
73 M Diabetes mellitus Surgical debridement, piperacillin/tazobactam, fosfomycin Survived Austria   Seawater exposure
2016
(16)
80 M Ichthyosis, cellulitis Surgical debridement, piperacillin/tazobactam, tigecycline, metronidazole Died Austria   Seawater exposure
2016
(17)
6 3 M None Surgical debridement,
penicillin, gentamicin, metronidazole
Survived Croatia O8 Seawater exposure
  1. COPD chronic constructive pulmonary disease