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Table 2 Leading pathogens in early-onset sepsis versus late-onset sepsis

From: Neonatal sepsis in a tertiary unit in South Africa

  Early-onset sepsis (<  3 days) Late-onset sepsis (≥ 3 days)
Rank Organism Percent Organism Percent
1 CoNS 56.7 CoNS 52.8
2 A. baumannii 7.8 K. pneumoniae 12.4
3 K. pneumoniae 6.7 A. baumannii 7.8
4 E. faecalis 6.7 E. faecium 6.6
5 Staphylococcus aureus 6.7