TABLE 2.

Microorganisms causing invasive burn wound infectiona

GroupSpecies
Gram-positive organismsStaphylococcus aureus
Methicillin-resistant S. aureus
Coagulase-negative staphylococci
Enterococcus spp.
Vancomycin-resistant enterococci
Gram-negative organismsPseudomonas aeruginosa
Escherichia coli
Klebsiella pneumoniae
Serratia marcescens
Enterobacter spp.
Proteus spp.
Acinetobacter spp.
Bacteroides spp.
FungiCandida spp.
Aspergillus spp.
Fusarium spp.
Alternaria spp.
Rhizopus spp.
Mucor spp.
VirusesHerpes simplex virus
Cytomegalovirus
Varicella-zoster virus
  • a Data are from references 3, 23, 37, 65, 92, 105, 143, 149, 360, and 389.