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Table 1 Bacteria and fungus detected at the first conjunctival swab culture in patients with nasolacrimal duct obstruction

From: Bacteriology of the conjunctiva in pre-cataract surgery patients with occluded nasolacrimal ducts and the operation outcomes in Japanese patients

Gram-positive cocci Coagulase-negative Staphylococci 28
Staphylococcus aureus (including MRSA in 2 eyes) 7
Enterococcus facalis 3
Streptococcus speices 6
Gram-positive bacilli Corynebacterium species 17
Gram-negative bacilli Enterobacter 3
Moruganella 2
Klebsiella 2
Proteus 1
Fungus Candida albicans 1
  1. MRSA methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus