International Journal of Microbiology / 2018 / Article / Tab 6

Research Article

Prevalence of Bacterial Vaginosis and Its Association with Risk Factors among Nonpregnant Women: A Hospital Based Study

Table 6

Prevalence of microorganisms isolated from vaginal swabs.

MicroorganismsNumber (%)

Gram negative:
Escherichia coli8 (6.3)
Klebsiella spp.4 (3.1)
Proteus vulgaris1 (0.8)
Proteus mirabilis4 (3.1)
Pseudomonas spp.10 (7.8)
Neisseria gonorrhoeae4 (3.1)
Acinetobacter spp.8 (6.3)
Citrobacter koseri1 (0.8)
Enterobacter spp.1 (0.8)
Gram-positive:
Streptococcus agalactiae7 (5.5)
Staphylococcus aureus7 (5.5)
CoNS4 (3.1)
Enterococcus spp.5 (3.9)
Lactobacillus spp.35 (27.3)
Others: (yeasts and parasite)
Yeast:
Candida albicans3 (2.3)
Candida spp.12 (9.4)
Trichomonas vaginalis14 (10.9)