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Table 2 Pattern of microbial isolates in wound samples

From: Prevalence of methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus, multidrug resistant and extended spectrum β-lactamase producing gram negative bacilli causing wound infections at a tertiary care hospital of Nepal

Type of organism Type of Specimens Total
Pus swab Aspirated pus
No. % No. % No. %
S. aureus 58 58 8 50 66 56.9
E. coli 10 10 10 8.6
P. aeruginosa 5 5 5 4.3
CoNS 9 9 9 7.8
Acinetobacter spp. 6 6 6 5.2
Enterococcus spp. 3 3 2 12.5 5 4.3
C. freundii 1 1 2 12.5 3 2.6
K. pneumoniae 3 3 3 18.7 6 5.2
P. vulgaris 2 2 2 1.6
P. mirabilis 1 1 1 0.9
Candida spp. 2 2 1 6.3 3 2.6
Total 100 100 16 100 116 100