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Table 2 Causative organisms from blood, urine and wound/pus

From: Predictors of failure of conservative treatment among patients with emphysematous pyelonephritis

Urine culture (33 cases, 75.0%) Wound/Pus culture (21 cases, 47.7%) Blood culture (20 cases, 45.5%) Overall
E. coli (19) E. coli (10) E. coli (12) E. coli (21)
Polymicrobial (11) P. mirabilis (7) K. pneumoniae (3) P. mirabilis (9)
  K. pneumoniae (3) Polymicrobial (1) Enterococcus species (7)
  Polymicrobial (3)   K. pneumoniae (7)
    P. aeruginosa (5)
    Candida species (5)
    Polymicrobial (12)