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Table 4 Infectious agents in open globe trauma

From: Utility of wound cultures in the management of open globe injuries: a 5-year retrospective review

Organism# of Samples% of positive cultures
Pathogenic
Staphylococcus spp.9791.5
  Coagulase-negative Staphyloccocus96 
  MSSA4 
  MRSA1 
Streptococcus viridans1110.4
Bacillus spp.65.7
Cladosporium32.8
Diphtheroids21.9
Micrococcus luteus2 
Moraxella catarrhalis2 
Enterococcus faecalis2 
Pseudomonas spp.2 
Klebsiella pneumoniae10.9
Morganella morganii1 
Haemophilus influenzae1 
Cryptococcus laurentii1 
Enterobacter cloacae complex1 
Acinetobacter baumannii1 
Non-pathogenic
Syncephalastrum racemosum1 
Leclercia adecarboxylata1 
Summary
 Polymicrobial1917.9