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Table 4 Micro-organism isolated from sputum of patients with cystic fibrosis#

From: 2-Aminoacetophenone as a potential breath biomarker for Pseudomonas aeruginosa in the cystic fibrosis lung

Organism CF - Ps. aeruginosacolonised CF - Ps. aeruginosanon-colonised
  (n = 16) (n = 13)
Pseudomonas aeruginosa 16 0
Staphylococcus aureus 7 11
Aspergillus fumigatus 6 2
Haemophilus influenzae 0 8
Oropharyngeal flora 5 3
Candida species 1 2
Burkholderia multivorans 0 2
Inquilinus limosus 1 0
Penicillium species 0 1
Stenotrophomonas maltophilia 0 1
Scedosporium apiospermum 1 0
Wangiella dermatitidis 1 0
  1. # All CF subjects had multiple micro-organisms in the lung