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Table 2 Recovered bacteria in Mini-BAL from 37 HAP patients (≥ 103 CFU/ml).

From: Hospital acquired pneumonia with high-risk bacteria is associated with increased pulmonary matrix metalloproteinase activity

Bacteria in Mini-BAL Number of patients
High-risk bacteria  
   • S. aureus 9
   • P. aeruginosa 7
   • S. maltophilia 1
Low-risk bacteria  
   • Klebsiella pneumoniae 4
   • E. coli 3
   • S. marcescens 2
   • S. pneumoniae 2
   • β-hemolytic Streptococci 2
   • Citrobacter freundii 1
   • Enterobacter cloacae 1
   • Hafnia alvei 1
   • P. mirabilis 1
   • N. meningitidis 1
   • Branhamella catarrhalis 1
   • Chlamydia pneumoniae* 1
  1. * PCR