Table 7.

Mycoplasma species isolated from HIV-negative controls and HIV-positive children according to CDC classification

CDC classificationNo. of patientsNo. (%) of each species isolated
M. hominisU. urealyticumM. genitaliumM. pirumM. fermentansM. penetrans
Control153 (20)3 (20)
N11 (100)
A32 (67)2 (67)
B21 (50)
C94 (44)1 (11)1 (11)1 (11)1 (11)5 (55.5)