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Table 2 Etiology of pneumonia and meningitis

From: The role of angiogenic factors in predicting clinical outcome in severe bacterial infection in Malawian children

Organism Meningitis Pneumonia
Streptococcus pneumoniae 144 36
Neisseria meningitidis 10 0
Salmonella enterica serovar Typhimurium 5 1
Salmonella enterica serovar Enteritidis 2 0
Haemophilus influenzae b 7 3
Haemophilus influenzae 3 0
Mixed S. enterica/S. pneumoniae 1 0
Other (E. coli, K. pneumoniae, S. pyogenes, S. aureus) 4 0
Negative 35 42
Total 211 82