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Table 2 Microbiologic laboratory data for specimens isolated during resection arthroplasty

From: Mechanical failure of articulating polymethylmethacrylate (PMMA) spacers in two-stage revision hip arthroplasty: the risk factors and the impact on interim function

Pathogens, n (%)
Coagulase-negative Staphylococcus 8 (25.8)
Staphylococcus aureus 6 (19.4)
Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus 2 (6.5)
Streptococcus sanguinis 1 (3.2)
Pseudomonas aeruginosa 1 (3.2)
Escherichia coli 1 (3.2)
Polymicrobial 5 (16.1)
Culture-negative 7 (22.6)