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Table 3 Profile of microorganisms isolated from lower conjunctival sac of eyes undergoing cataract surgery and intravitreal injection

From: Fluoroquinolone resistance of Staphylococcus epidermidis isolated from healthy conjunctiva and analysis of their mutations in quinolone-resistance determining region

Gram + bacteria (n = 221) Number of isolates (%) Gram—bacteria (n = 82) Number of isolates (%)
Staphylococcus epidermidis 102 (33.7%) Ochrobactrum spp. 33 (10.9%)
Corynebacterium spp. 54 (17.8%) Pseudomonas spp. 11 (3.6%)
Other CNS 30 (9.9%) Achromobacter spp. 7 (2.3%)
Enterococcus faecalis 10 (3.3%) Brevundimonas spp. 7 (2.3%)
Staphylococcus aureus 10 (3.3%) Enterobacter aerogenes 4 (1.3%)
Micrococcus luteus 6 (2%) Roseomonas gilardii 4 (1.3%)
Propionibacterium avidum 4 (1.3%) Bordetella hinzii 3 (1%)
Kocuria spp. 3 (1%) Acinetobacter baylyi 2 (0.7%)
Bacillus pumilus 1 (0.3%) Delftia acidovorans 2 (0.7%)
Dermabacter hominis 1 (0.3%) Proteus mirabilis 2 (0.7%)
   Sphingomonas paucimobilis 2 (0.7%)
   Stenotrophomonas maltophilia 2 (0.7%)
   Cupriavidus pauculus 1 (0.3%)
   Moraxella spp. 1 (0.3%)
   Morganella morganii 1 (0.3%)