Table 2

Microorganisms isolated from corneal ulcers in children
Microorganisms Nº of positive cultures % of positive cultures
Gram-positive bacteria Staphylococcus epidermidis 4 28.6%
Staphylococcus aureus 1 7.1%
Streptococcus viridans 2 14.3%
Streptococcus pneumoniae 2 14.3%
Corynebacterium sp. 2 14.3%
Gram-negative bacteria Pseudomonas aeruginosa 2 14.3%
Fungi Microsporum gypseum 1 7.1%
No growth 27 66%

Chirinos-Saldaña et al.

Chirinos-Saldaña et al. BMC Ophthalmology 2013 13:54   doi:10.1186/1471-2415-13-54

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