Table 4

Microbes isolated in patients with inconsistent corneal culture result between cotton tipped applicator and knife blade

PatientCotton tipKnife blade
1Staphylococcus aureusCoagulase-negative staphylococci
2S.‚ÄČaureusCoagulase-negative staphylococci
3Alpha-hemolytic streptococciCoagulase-negative staphylococci
4Coagulase-negative staphylococciS.‚ÄČaureus
5S.‚ÄČaureusPasteurella multocida, Micrococcus spp.