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Table 4 Type of bacteria isolated from sputum cultures

From: Modified A-DROP score and mortality in hemodialysis patients with pneumonia

Type of bacteria n
Ī±-Streptococcus spp. 35
Candida spp. 35
Neisseria spp. 20
Staphylococcus aureus (including MRSA) 17
Haemophilus parainfluenzae 8
Corynebacterium spp. 7
Klebsiella oxytoca 6
Escherichia coli (including ESBL-producing E. coli) 6
Staphylococcus epidermidis 5
Klebsiella pneumoniae 3
Pseudomonas aeruginosa 3
Branhamella catarrhalis 2
Serratia marcescens 1
Streptococcus pneumoniae 1
Streptococcus agalactiae 1
Acinetobacter baumannii 1
Enterobacter 1
Citrobacter spp. 1
  1. ESBL extended spectrum beta-lactamase, MRSA methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus, Spp species