Table 5 Organisms causing meningitis
OrganismLate-onset meningitisEarly-onset meningitis
Acinetobacter species3
Bacillus species1
Coagulase-negative staphylococcus101
Escherichia coli91
Edwardsiella tarda1
Enterobacter species3
Haemophilus influenzae1
Klebsiella species252
Listeria species1
Proteus species1
Pseudomonas species11
Salmonella species1
Serratia marcescens6
Staphylococcus aureus21
Group B streptococcus1
Streptococcus species1
Total706