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Table 4 Carriage of the PVL genes lukF-lukS among MRSA isolates

From: Molecular and phenotypic characterization of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus isolates from a tertiary hospital in the Philippines

Clinical sample Outpatient Inpatient Total
Wound, wound discharge, abscess 22 (91.6 %) 11 (64.7 %) 33 (80.4 %)
Respiratory tract 1 (4.2 %) 1 (5.9 %) 2 (4.9 %)
Blood, bile 1 (4.2 %) 3 (17.6 %) 4 (9.8 %)
Eye, mouth, ear discharge 0 2 (11.8 %) 2 (4.9 %)
Total 24 (58.5 %) 17 (41.5 %) 41