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Table 2 The microorganisms reported from diabetic foot wound cultures (n = 200)

From: A retrospective analysis of the microbiology of diabetic foot infections at a Scottish tertiary hospital

  Number of microbiological results
Gram positiveStaphylococcus aureus65
Staphylococcus epidermidis1
Staphylococcus lugdenensis2
Group B Streptococcus2
Group C Streptococcus1
Group F Streptococcus1
Group G Streptococcus1
Streptococcus constellatus1
Total Gram positive74
Gram negativeEnterobacter hormaechei1
Escherichia coli1
Pseudomonas aeruginosa1
Total Gram negative3
Total monomicrobial swabs77
Mixed aerobic40
Mixed anaerobic6
Total positive swabs124
No significant growth76