TABLE 3

Patients for whom antibiotics were prescribed, by diagnosis

DiagnosisNo. of patients (%) for whom antibiotics were prescribed
All (n = 300)51 (17)
F. necrophorum or group A and C/G streptococci positive (n = 92)27 (29.3)
F. necrophorum positive (n = 10)1 (10)
Negativea (n = 207)29 (14.0)
  • a Negative for F. necrophorum and group A and C/G streptococci.