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Table 3 Commonly reported bacterial pathogens among neonates, stratified by sub-regions and time period

From: Non-malarial febrile illness: a systematic review of published aetiological studies and case reports from Southern Asia and South-eastern Asia, 1980–2015

  1980 to ≤ 1990 1991 to ≤ 2000 2001 to ≤ 2010 2011 to ≤ 2015
SA Citrobacter spp. (n = 2) Coagulase negative Staphylococcus (n = 6) Escherichia coli (n = 26) Escherichia coli (n = 44)
Streptococcus spp. (n = 1) Staphylococcus aureus (n = 6) Staphylococcus aureus (n = 24) Staphylococcus aureus (n = 39)
Coagulase negative Staphylococcus (n = 1) Klebsiella pneumoniae (n = 4) Klebsiella pneumoniae (n = 19) Coagulase negative Staphylococcus (n = 37)
Staphylococcus aureus (n = 1) Escherichia coli (n = 4) Acinetobacter spp. (n = 15) Klebsiella pneumoniae (n = 31)
Salmonella spp. (n = 1) Acinetobacter spp. (n = 4) Coagulase negative Staphylococcus (n = 13) Acinetobacter spp. (n = 28)
SEA Staphylococcus aureus (n = 4) Streptococcus agalactiae (n = 2) Klebsiella spp. (n = 3) Escherichia coli (n = 7)
Coagulase negative Staphylococcus (n = 3) Streptococcus, viridans group (n = 1) Streptococcus agalactiae (n = 2) Staphylococcus aureus (n = 6)
Escherichia coli (n = 3) Coagulase negative Staphylococcus (n = 1) Stenotrophomonas spp. (n = 2) Streptococcus agalactiae (n = 5)
Streptococcus spp. (n = 2) Staphylococcus aureus (n = 1) Coagulase negative Staphylococcus (n = 2) Acinetobacter baumannii (n = 5)
Streptococcus pyogenes (n = 2) Pseudomonas spp. (n = 1) Pseudomonas spp. (n = 2) Coagulase negative Staphylococcus (n = 4)
  1. SA Southern Asia, SEA South-eastern Asia. The number in parentheses indicates the number of publications reporting the given microorganism