Bacteria n (%)*
S. pneumoniae 5 (13.2)
S. pyogenes 4 (10.5)
H. influenzae (non-typable) 3 (7.9)
α-hemolytic streptococcus 2 (5.3)
Staf. aureus 1 (2.6)
Staf. auricularis 1 (2.6)
Pseud. auriginosa 1 (2.6)
The total of bacteria positive samples 17 (44.7)
Total 38 (100)
*n:patient number, % percent
Table 1: Etiology of bacteria identified from samples cultured from middle ear fluid of children experiencing episodes of AOM.