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Table 2 Number and percentage of women colonised with more than one potentially pathogenic bacterial isolates

From: Vaginal colonisation of women in labour with potentially pathogenic bacteria: a cross sectional study at three primary health care facilities in Central Uganda

Combination of bacteria isolatedN = 1472 (%)
Escherichia coli and Klebsiella pneumoniae10 (0.7)
Escherichia coli and Enterococcus spp.10 (0.7)
Escherichia coli and Staphylococcus aureus9 (0.6)
Escherichia coli and Enterobacter spp.6 (0.4)
Escherichia coli and Citrobacter spp.5 (0.3)
Klebsiella pneumoniae and Enterococcus spp.4 (0.3)
Escherichia coli and Escherichia coli4 (0.3)
Staphylococcus aureus and Staphylococcus aureus4 (0.3)
Klebsiella pneumoniae and Staphylococcus aureus3 (0.2)
Klebsiella pneumoniae and Citrobacter spp.3 (0.2)
Escherichia coli and Klebsiella oxytoca2 (0.1)
Klebsiella oxytoca and Citrobacter spp.2 (0.1)
Ten other combinationsa1 (0.1)
  1. aIncludes: K. pneumoniae and Pseudomonas spp.; Acinetobacter spp. and S. aureus; E. coli and Proteus mirabilis; Enterococcus spp. and Citrobacter spp.; E. coli and Acinetobacter spp.; E. coli and Pseudomonas spp.; K. pneumoniae and K. pneumoniae; E. coli, Citrobacter spp., and S. aureus; E. coli, Pseudomonas spp., and S. aureus; E. coli, Enterococcus spp., and S. aureus