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Table 3 Microbiological isolates among patients (n = 26) with necrotizing fasciitis

From: Necrotizing fasciitis: microbiological characteristics and predictors of postoperative outcome

Organism Number [%]
Group-A Streptococcus 8 (30.8%)
Non-Group-A Streptococcus 2 (7.7%)
Enterococcus 4 (16%)
Escherichia coli 6 (23%)
Proteus 1 (3.8%)
Klebsiella 1 (3.8%)
Staphylococcus 5 (19.2%)
Anaerobes 8 (30.8%)
Unknown/no growth 3 (11.5%)