TABLE 1.

Reported infections caused by Staphylococcus lugdunensis

Infection typeReference(s)
Cardiovascular infection
    Native valve endocarditis 1, 2, 7, 17, 19, 26, 38, 42, 50, 53, 55, 58, 60, 70, 71, 87, 89, 95, 98, 99, 104-106, 109, 116, 134, 139, 144, 148, 149, 155, 156, 160, 161, 166, 169-171, 180, 183, 187, 189, 193, 195-197
    Prosthetic valve endocarditis 2, 37, 53, 60, 96, 164, 183
    Pacemaker-related endocarditis 2, 15, 101, 162
    Myocarditis 142
Skin and soft tissue infection 1, 60, 83, 177
    Abscesses or wounds 10, 60, 82, 131, 177, 186
    Nonpuerperal breast abscess 4, 108, 194
Bloodstream infection, sepsis, or septic shock 25, 51, 60, 178
Toxic shock syndrome 133
Acute oral infection (abscesses, osteomyelitis) 200
UTI 24, 79
Bone and joint infection 167
    Infective arthritis or osteomyelitis 60, 98, 118, 132, 181
    Vertebral osteomyelitis 77, 98, 121, 198
    Disk space infection 18, 20, 36, 78
    Prosthetic joint infection 154, 158, 182, 198
Central nervous system infection
    Brain abscess 60, 71
    Meningitis 88
    Ventriculoperitoneal shunt infection 52, 157
Peritonitis 60, 111, 159
Ocular infection
    Suppurative keratitis 141
    Postoperative endophthalmitis 6, 29