TABLE 1.

Patients from whom the E. coli and K. pneumoniae strains used in this study were isolated

Patient data (no., sex/age [yr])Type of infectionaUnderlying diseaseSpecimenHospitalization before the E. coli isolation
1. F/81UTIDiabetesUrineNo
2. F/9UTIAcute pyelonephritisUrineYes
3. M/66UTIProstate tumorUrineYes
4. F/1UTIRespiratory tract infectionUrineYes
5. F/UnknownUTIUnknownUrineUnknown
6. F/77UTIBlood infection, diabetesUrineYes
7. F/80UTINoUrineNo
8. F/UnknownUTIUnknownUrineUnknown
9. M/67UTIColon cancerUrineYes
10. M/58UTIProstate tumorUrineYes
11. F/73UTIHBP,b arthrosisUrineYes
12. F/75UTIHPB, urinary incontinenceUrineNo
13. F/41UTIUnknownUrineNo
14. F/57WIStomach ulcerationExudateYes
15. F/76UTIType II diabetes, chronic hepatitisUrineYes
16. M/86WIUnknownExudateUnknown
17. F/37UTINoUrineNo
18. F/73UTIHBP, subarachnoid hemorrhagiaUrineYes
19. F/32UTIUnknownUrineYes
20. F/51UTIUnknownUrineYes
21. F/73UTIHBPUrineYes
22. M/25WIUnknownExudateNo
23. F/14CIUnknownCatheterUnknown
24. M/79WIPneumoniaExudateYes
25. F/66UTIUnknownUrineNo
26. M/73UTIProstate tumorUrineYes
27. M/5UTISeveral UTIsUrineYes
28. M/53UTILeukemiaUrineYes
29. F/1BIHepatitisBloodYes
30. F/1CoIPremature birthConjunctival swabYes
  • a UTI, urinary tract infection; WI, wound infection; CI, catheter infection; BI, blood infection; CoI, conjunctival infection.

  • b HBP, high blood pressure.