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Table 3 Distribution of organisms detected in blood cultures and endotracheal aspirate in the studied neonates

From: Sepsis profile and outcome of preterm neonates admitted to neonatal intensive care unit of Cairo University Hospital

Organism Number (%)
Blood cultures (n = 66)
Klebsiella MDR 21 (31.8%)
 CoNS 21 (31.8%)
Acinetobacter MDR 8 (12.1%)
 MRSA 4 (6.1%)
Klebsiella AMPC 3 (4.5%)
Pseudomonas MDR 3 (4.5%)
E. coli MDR 2 (3.1%)
Klebsiella ESBL 2 (3.1%)
Klebsiella oxytoca 2 (3.1%)
Endotracheal aspirate culture (n = 38)
Klebsiella MDR 21 (55.2%)
Acinetobacter MDR 9 (23.6%)
E. coli MDR 2 (5.3%)
 Pseudomonas MDR 2 (5.3%)
Klebsiella oxytoca 2 (5.3%)
Klebsiella spp. 1 (2.6%)
Klebsiella AMPC 1 (2.6%)