Journal of Immunology Research / 2020 / Article / Tab 3

Research Article

Early sST2 Liberation after Implantation of a Left Ventricular Assist Device in Patients with Advanced Heart Failure

Table 3

Pathogens isolated from patients during hospital stay.

Patient IDBacteria isolated from bloodFungal pathogens
SpeciesSite(s) of detection

2Corynebacterium amycolatumCandida albicansUrine culture
5No pathogen isolatedCandida albicans, Candida glabrataUrine culture, wound, BAL
6Staphylococcus epidermidisCandida glabrataUrine culture
7No pathogen isolatedCandida lusitaniaeBAL
8No pathogen isolatedCandida albicansUrine culture, BAL
9No pathogen isolatedCandida parapsilosisBAL, central venous line
12No pathogen isolatedCandida albicansBAL
16Corynebacterium, Staphylococcus capitisCandida albicansUrine culture, BAL
17Staphylococcus haemolyticusCandida albicans, Candida glabrataBAL
19Staphylococcus epidermidisCandida glabrataFeces
20No pathogen isolatedCandida albicansWound

The table shows all patients with positive bacteria or fungal pathogens in blood culture or at other sites; BAL = bronchoalveolar lavage; ID = identification number; VRE = vancomycin-resistant enterococcus.

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