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Table 1 Bacteria responsible for neonatal septicaemia

From: Bacteriological profile, antibiotic susceptibility and factors associated with neonatal Septicaemia at Kilembe mines hospital, Kasese District Western Uganda

Organism EOS LOS Frequency % ESBL Positive
No. %
Gram-positiveorganisms
Staphylococcus aureus 8 6 14 19 0 0
Streptococcus agalactiae 9 6 15 21 0 0
Enterococcus.spp. 1 0 1 1.4 0 0
Viridans streptococci 1 0 1 1.4 0 0
Gram-negative organisms
Pseudomonas aeruginos 4 2 6 8 0 0
Citrobacter freundii 1 0 1 1.4 0 0
Escherichia coli 3 5 8 11 2 25
Enterobacter aerogenes 3 4 7 10 1 14.3
Klebsiella pneumoniae 6 4 10 14 4 40
Acinetobacter spp 5 3 8 11 1 12.5
Proteus mirabilis 0 1 1 1.4 0 0
Total 41 31 72 99.6 8 91.8