Table 2

Characteristics of invasive SDSE and S. anginosus group infections in a one-year period at London health sciences centre
Characteristics SDSE S. anginosus group
Patients, n 14 17
Rate (per 100,000 population) 3.2 3.9
Source of organism, n (%)
Blood 11 (79) 6 (35)
Tissue 3 (21) 10 (59)
Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) 0 (0) 1 (6)
Antibiotic resistance, n (%)
Penicillin 0 (0) 1 (6)
Ceftriaxone - 1 (6)
Erythromycin 1 (7) 2 (12)
Clindamycin 2 (14) 2 (12)
Vancomycin - 0 (0)

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Anantha et al. BMC Infectious Diseases 2013 13:381   doi:10.1186/1471-2334-13-381

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