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Table 1 Reported prevalence of KPEE among EE in Asian and non-Asian countries

From: The emergence of Klebsiella pneumoniae endogenous endophthalmitis in the USA: basic and clinical advances

Study Date range and location Number of EE cases Prevalence of KPEE among EE (%)
Asian studies Wong et al. [6] 1994 to 1997; Singapore 27 60
Chen et al. [5] 1992 to 2002; Taiwan 74 61
  Ang et al. [9] 1986 to 2007; Singapore 113 54
Average prevalence in Asian countries 58
Non-Asian studies Jackson et al. [1] 1984 to 2001; England 19 5
Okada et al. [3] 1980 to 1990; USA 28 3.6
  Average prevalence in western countries 4.3