Table 4: Antibiotic treatment in patients with Klebsiella  pneumoniae liver abscess and Streptococcus  milleri liver abscess.

KLAStreptococcus milleri
Hong Kong (38) ( )Singapore (4) ( )Taiwan (62) ( )Turkey (61) ( )Hong Kong (38) ( )
Duration (days)EfficiencyDuration (days)EfficiencyDuration (days)EfficiencyDuration (days)EfficiencyDuration (days)Efficiency

Extended-spectrum penicillin* 21.748 (34.3%) 4 (4.7%) 15.411 (52.4%)
First- and second-generation cephalospori 21.730 (21.4%) 24 (22.0%) 104 (94.5%) 15.44 (19%)
Third- and fourth-generation cephalosporins 21.750 (35.7%) 71 (65.1%) 4 (3.6%) 5 (5.9%) 15.43 (14.3%)
Carbapenems 13 (11.9%) 42 (49.4%)
Aminoglycosides#1 (0.9%) 104 (94.5%) 2 (2.4%)
Quinolone**11 (12.9%)

Piperacillin-tazobactam, ticarcillin-clavulanate; cefazolin; ceftriaxone, cefepime; ertapenem, meropenem; amikacin; ciprofloxacin.