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Table 1 Causative organisms identified in the 49 cases of vertebral osteomyelitis

From: Comparison of clinical features and outcomes of staphylococcus aureus vertebral osteomyelitis caused by methicillin-resistant and methicillin-sensitive strains

Organism Number of cases (%)
Staphylococcus aureus 30/49 cases (61.2%)
Coagulase-Negative Staphylococci 10/49 cases (20.4%)
Streptococcus sp 3/49 cases (6.1%)
Fungus 2/49 cases (4.1%)
Escherichia coli 1/49 case (2.0%)
Serratia marcescens 1/49 case (2.0%)
Citrobacter sp 1/49 case (2.0%)
Stenotrophomonas maltophilia 1/49 case (2.0%)