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Table 1 Distribution of organisms in this study as per infections

From: Re-exploring the value of surveillance cultures in predicting pathogens of late onset neonatal sepsis in a tertiary care hospital in southern Sri Lanka

Infection type Number of cases Organism (%)
Septicemia 6 Coliform (100%)
Shunt infection 1 Coliform (100%)
Nectrotizing enterocolitis 2 Coliform (100%)
Ventilator associated pneumonia 2 Coliform (100%)
Meningitis 3 Coliform (66.6%) Streptococcus pneumoniae (33.3%)
Congenital pneumonia 1 Enterococcus (100%)
Nosocomial pneumonia 2 Acinetobacter (50%) CoNS (50%)