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Table 1 Summary of microbiology

From: Predictors for gram-negative monomicrobial necrotizing fasciitis in southern Taiwan

Identified infectious microorganismsTotal No. (%)
Gram-negative pathogens55 (55)
Vibrio spp.38 (38)
  Vibrio vulnificus37
  Vibrio cholerae non-O11
Aeromonas spp.10 (10)
  Aeromonas hydrophila9
  Aeromonas sobria1
Pseudomonas aeruginosa2 (2)
Enterobacter cloacae2 (2)
Shewanella putrefaciens1 (1)
Escherichia coli1 (1)
Klebsiella pneumoniae1 (1)
Gram-positive pathogens45 (45)
Staphylococcus spp.30 (30)
  MRSAa15
  MSSAb13
  Coagulase-negative staphylcoccus2
 β-hemolytic Streptococcus14 (14)
  Streptococcus Group Non ABD4
  Streptococcus pyogenes2
  Streptococcus agalactiae2
  Streptococcus equisimilis2
  Streptococcus dysgalactiae1
  Streptococcus like3
Peptostreptococcus sp1 (1)
Total100 (100)
  1. Abbreviations: aMRSA Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus, bMSSA Methicillin-sensitive Staphylococcus aureus