TABLE 3.

Bacterial and Fungal Isolates From Blood Among Study Infants

Group DM (n = 78)Group PF (n = 88)Group MM (n = 70)Group MM Versus Combined Groups DM and PF, P
Gram-positive, n (%)38 (49)44 (50)27 (39).083
    Coagulase-negative Staphylococcus, n (%)21 (27)23 (26)17 (24)
    Enterococcus sp, n (%)3 (4)9 (10)5 (7)
    Staphylococcus aureus, n (%)8 (10)3 (3)2 (3)
    Staphylococcus epidermidis, n (%)6 (8)9 (10)3 (4)
Gram-negative, n (%)11 (14)19 (22)4 (6).008
    Citrobacter sp, n (%)1 (1)1 (1)0
    Enterobacter sp, n (%)03 (3)1 (1)
    Escherichia coli, n (%)5 (6)5 (6)1 (1)
    Klebsiella sp, n (%)4 (5)7 (8)1 (1)
    Pseudomonas sp, n (%)02 (2)0
    Serratia sp, n (%)1 (1)1 (1)1 (1)
Candida sp, n (%)3 (4)2 (2)1 (1).425
All pathogens, n (%)34 (44)37 (42)20 (29).028