Table 2

Distribution of infections and colonisation with Actinobaculum schaalii

Infections and colonisation with Actinobaculum schaalii (n = 27)


Bacteremia

10 (37.0%)

with urinary tract infection

5 (18.5%)

with intaabdominal infection

3 (11.1%)

with spondylodiscitis

1 (3.7%)

with pneumonia

1 (3.7%)

Abscess

6 (22.2%)

Abdominal

1 (3.7%)

Skin

1 (3.7%)

Surgical site infection (upper jaw and after bladder-stone extraction)

2 (7.4%)

Genitourinary tract

2 (7.4%)

Urinary tract infection

6 (22.2%)

with detection of A. schaalii in urine culture

6 (22.2%)

Colonisation (detection of A. schaalii in urine without clinical signs of infection)

5 (18.6%)


Tschudin-Sutter et al. BMC Infectious Diseases 2011 11:289   doi:10.1186/1471-2334-11-289

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