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Table 1 Identifiable source of infection

From: Endogenous endophthalmitis: a 9-year retrospective study at a tertiary referral hospital in Malaysia

Source of infection No. of patients Percent
Infected catheter 11 9.2
Urinary tract infection 21 17.5
Hepatobiliary infection 12 10.0
Lung infection 19 15.8
Meningitis 2 1.7
Infective endocarditis 1 0.8
Gastrointestinal infection 1 0.8
Genital infection 2 1.7
Skin or soft tissue infection 17 14.2
Septic arthritis 1 0.8
Diabetic foot ulcer 3 2.5
Nil 30 25.0