Table 3

Occurrence of Klebseiella pneumoniae liver abscess with septic endophthalmitis between 1991 and 1998

Serotype (K)No of casesNo with diabetes mellitus (%)No with bacteraemia (%)No with septic endophthalmitis (%)No with other site metastasis (%)
NT, not typeable.
K185 78 (91.8)72 (84.7)12 (14.1)3 (3.5)
K219 14 (73.7)11 (57.9) 2 (10.5)1 (5.3)
K166 3 3 00
K214 2 1 00
K284 2 2 00
K543 1 2 00
K52 2 2 00
K292 1 1 00
K382 1 0 00
K392 0 0 00
K572 1 1 00
K681 0 0 00
NT2 0 0 00
Total134105 (78.3)96 (71.6 )14 (10.4)4 (3.0)