Volume 24, Number 4—April 2018
Bacterial Infections in Neonates, Madagascar, 2012–2014
||Neonate age at infection, d
||Sample type, no.
||Place of birth
|Staphylococcus aureus||1||1||Blood, 1||1||1||1|
|S. epidermidis||1||1||Blood, 1||1||1||1|
|Klebsisella pneumoniae||4||1||3||Blood, 2; urine, 2||1||3||4||1||3|
|K. oxytoca||2||1||1||Blood, 1; urine, 1||2||2||2|
|Escherichia coli||2||2||Blood, 2||1||1||1||1||2|
|Enterobacter cloacae||1||1||Blood, 1||1||1||1||1|
|Acinetobacter baumanii||1||1||Umbilical, 1||1||1||1|
||Spinal tap, 1
|Gram-negative staining†||2||2||Spinal tap, 2||2||2||2||2|
*HCF, healthcare facility.
†Pathogens identified by staining as gram-negative but could not be cultured and, therefore, were not further identified.
1On behalf of the BIRDY project group. Members of the group are listed at the end of this article.
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