TableĀ 1

Bacterial identification in patients with acute endophthalmitis

Bacteria involvedNumber of eyes
Streptococcus sanguis4
Streptococcus parasanguinis2
Streptococcus pneumoniae4
Streptococcus salivarius2
Streptococcus oralis7
Streptococcus anginosus2
Streptococcus gordonii1
Streptococcus mitis3
Enterococcus faecalis2
Moraxella ovis1
Proteus vulgaris1
Granulicatella adiacens2
Abiotrophia defectiva1
Rhizobium rhizobacteria1
Haemophilus influenzae1
Staphylococcus haemolyticus1
Staphylococcus lugdunensis5
Staphylococcus aureus10
Staphylococcus capitis2
Staphylococcus warneri1
Staphylococcus epidermidis47
  • Bacteria were identified in 82% of cases.