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Table 2 Bacteria cultured from odontogenic infections with septic progress

From: Severe odontogenic infections with septic progress – a constant and increasing challenge: a retrospective analysis

Bacteria No of patients (%)
Gram-positiv aerobic bacteria
Streptococcus viridans 12 (75%)
Staphylococcus epidermidis 6 (38%)
Streptococcus constellatus 3 (19%)
Streptococcus salvarius 2 (13%)
Streptococcus oralis 1 (6%)
Enterococcus faecalis 5 (31%)
Gram-negative aerobic bacteria
Neisseria subflavia 2 (13%)
Escheria coli 1 (6%)
Gram-negative anaerobic bacteria
Prevotella oris 5 (31%)
Haemophilus haemolyticus 3 (19%)
Porphyromonas gingivalis 2 (13%)
Gram-positive anaerobic bacteria
Actinomyces meyeri 3 (19%)
Peptostreptococcus micros 1 (6%)