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Table 2 Gender preference in sepsis induced by specific bacterial species

From: Sexual dimorphism in bacterial infections

Bacteria species Gender preference Population References
Staphylococcus aureus Women Israel [250]
Men United States of America [251]
Staphylococcus aureus (methicillin resistant) Women Brazil [252]
No differences United Kingdom [253]
Women United States of America (hemodialysis patients) [254]
Men Australia, Sweden, Denmark, Germany, Spain, United Kingdom, United States of America [255,256,257,258]
Salmonella enterica (non-typhoidal) Men Six regions in Finland, Australia, Denmark, and Canada [259]
Escherichia coli (extended-spectrum β-lactamase-producing) Women Cancer patients [260]
Escherichia coli Women Denmark [261]
Klebsiella spp. Men Denmark [262]
Streptococcus milleri Men Canada [263]
Streptococcus spp. Men United States of America [251]
Aeromonas spp. Men Spain (chronic liver disease or neoplasm) [264]