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Table 2 Distribution and frequency of uro-pathogens according to age category

From: Clinical, etiological and antimicrobial susceptibility profile of pediatric urinary tract infections in a tertiary care hospital of Nepal

Uro-pathogens Frequency among age-group Total (n = 314)
Neonate (n = 24) Infant (n = 74) Pre-school (n = 80) Children (n = 136)
n % n % n % n % n %
E. coli 12 50% 35 47% 53 66% 71 52% 168 53%
K. pneumoniae 5 21% 7 10% 20 15% 23 7%
C. freundii 2 1%
E. aerogenes 1 4% 1 1% 5 4% 5 2%
P. mirabilis 4 5% 5 4% 10 3%
P. aeruginosa 2 1% 5 2%
A. anitratus 1 4% 2 3% 3 4% 2 1% 8 3%
S. aureus 2 8% 4 5% 5 6% 12 9% 22 7%
E. faecalis 3 13% 25 34% 315 19% 14 10% 68 22%