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Table 6 Species and specimen distribution of 930 carbapenem resistant Enterobacteriaceae strains including 746 isolates from 533 patients in our hospital and 184 isolates from 184 patients in other hospitals

From: Clonal spread of carbapenemase-producing Enterobacteriaceae in a region, China

Species Speccimen type [n (%)]a
Respiratory Urine Rectal and stool Blood Abscess & Wound Drainage fluid Central vein catheter Cerebrospinal fluid Bile Total
Klebsiella pneumoniae 517 (65.61) 76 (9.64) 92 (11.68) 42 (5.33) 17 (2.16) 23 (2.92) 8 (1.02) 8 (1.02) 5 (0.63) 788
Escherichia coli 43 (43.43) 26 (26.26) 8 (8.08) 8(8.08) 9 (9.09) 1 (1.01) 1 (1.01)   3 (3.03) 99
Klebsiella oxytoca 5 4 2 1       12
Enterobacter cloacae 6 3         9
Citrobacter freundii 4 3   2       9
Serratia marcescens 4    1       5
Klebsiella aerogenes   1   1       2
Other species 3 1 1   1      6
Total 582 (62.58) 114 (12.26) 103 (11.08) 55 (5.91) 27 (2.90) 24 (2.58) 9 (0.97) 8 (0.86) 8 (0.86) 930
  1. acalculated for Klebsiella pneumoniae and Escherichia coli only