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Table 3 Clinical, demographic, and bacterial data from 28 patients with Kocuria kristinae infections

From: Kocuria kristinae septic arthritis associated with infectious endocarditis in a hemodialysis patient with diabetes mellitus: a case report and literature review

Case Age, year (month) Sex Country Underlying disease Isolation site Catheters Clinical presentation
1 51 F Italy Ovarian cancer, chemotherapy Blood, catheter tip CVC Febrile neutropenia, sepsis
2 56 M Hong Kong Gallstones Biliary fluid No Acute cholecystitis
3 68 M France MDS, acute myelogenous leukemia, tuberculosis, chemotherapy Blood CVC Sepsis
4 29 F USA Pregnancy, hyperemesis gravidarum Blood CVC Suppurative thrombosis
5 89 F Taiwan Post-resection ischemic bowel status, short bowel syndrome Blood CVC Endocarditis
6 37 F Taiwan Gastric cancer Blood CVC Bacteremia
7 2 M Taiwan Congenital short bowel syndrome, hypogammaglobulinemia Blood CVC Bacteremia
8 68 F Taiwan Gastric cancer Blood CVC Bacteremia
9 78 M Italy ESRD on CAPD Peritoneal fluid PDC Peritonitis
10 69 M China ESRD on CAPD Peritoneal fluid PDC Peritonitis
11 0 (4.0) F Turkey Prolonged diarrhea, severe failure to thrive Blood CVC Black hairy tongue, fever, bacteremia
12 74 M Italy Diabetes mellitus Blood No Foot ulcer, endocarditis, sepsis
13 20 M India Urethral stricture Urine UC Malaise
14 20 F Mexico ESRD on HD Blood CVC Bacteremia
15 68 M Mexico ESRD on CAPD Peritoneal fluid PDC Peritonitis
16 65 M India Lung small cell carcinoma Sputum NA Leukocytosis (neutrophillia)
17 65 M India Carcinoma soft palate Sputum NA Leukocytosis (neutrophillia)
18 41 F India Carcinoma lip and gingival sulcus Sputum NA Leukocytosis (neutrophillia)
19 39 M India Squamous cell carcinoma of the buccal mucosa pus NA Leukocytosis (neutrophillia)
20 42 F India Ductal carcinoma of the breast pus NA Leukocytosis (neutrophillia)
21 0 (1.4) M Taiwan Prematurity Blood CVC Sepsis
22 0 (0.6) M Taiwan Prematurity Blood CVC Sepsis
23 0 (0.7) F Taiwan Prematurity Blood CVC Sepsis
24 0 (1.1) F Taiwan Prematurity Blood CVC Sepsis
25 0 (0.6) F Taiwan Prematurity Blood, catheter tip CVC Sepsis
26 0 (0.6) F Taiwan Prematurity Blood, catheter tip CVC Sepsis
27 0 (2.5) F Taiwan Leukemia Blood, catheter tip CVC Neutropenic fever
28 61 M Japan ESRD on HD, diabetes mellitus Blood No Septic arthritis, endocarditis
  1. Age is presented as year (month)
  2. Abbreviations: ESRD end-stage renal disease, CAPD chronic ambulatory peritoneal dialysis, HD hemodialysis, CVC central venous catheter, PDC peritoneal dialysis catheter, UC urinary catheter