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Table 3 Microorganisms isolated from 142 urinary specimens

From: Acute bacterial prostatitis and abscess formation

  With Abscess n (%) Notes Without abscess n (%) Notes
E. coli 7 (26.9) 1 renal abscess 71 (74.7) 1 renal abscess, 1 death
K. pneumoniae 6 (23.1) 1 liver abscess 8 (8.4) 1 liver abscess
P. aeruginosa 4 (15.4)   4 (4.2)  
P. mirabilis 1 (3.8)   1 (1.1)  
K. oxytoca 1 (3.8)   1 (1.1)  
Enterobacter aerogens 1 (3.8) 1 Death 2 (2.1)  
Enterobacter clocae 0 (0.0)   1 (1.1)  
Morganella morganii 1 (3.8)   1 (1.1)  
Serratia marcescens 0 (0.0)   1 (1.1)  
Citrobacter freudii 0 (0.0)   1 (1.1)  
S. aureus 3 (11.5) 1 buttock abscess, 1 squamous cell carcinoma 1 (1.1)  
E. faecalis 1 (3.8)   1 (1.1)  
E. faecium 0 (0.0)   1 (1.1) 1 Death
Other GPC 1 (3.8)   1 (1.1)  
Positive culture 26   95  
Negative culture 5 1 Liver abscess 16  
  1. The percentage of each microorganism against positive culture is presented in parentheses