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Table 2 Microorganisms identified in soft-tissue samples

From: Two-stage hip revision arthroplasty with a hexagonal modular cementless stem in cases of periprosthetic infection

Microorganism Patients (n)
Staphylococcus aureus 13*
Staphylococcus epidermidis 12
Enterococcus faecalis 3
Streptococcus gallolyticus 2
Corynebacterium 2
Escherichia coli 2
Staphylococcus haemolyticus 2
Enterobacter cloacae 1
Neisseria species 1
Micrococcus luteus 1
Serratia marcescens 1
Staphylococcus capitis 1
Staphylococcus cohnii species 1
Staphylococcus hominis 1
Staphylococcus warneri 1
Streptococcus agalactiae 1
Streptococcus bovis 1
Streptococcus pluranimalium 1
Peptococcus species 1
Propionibacterium species 1
Pseudomonas aeruginosa 1
Sterile 7
Patients with two species 6
Patients with eight species 1
  1. *Two were methicillin-resistant.