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Table 2 Bacterial genera identified by 16S rRNA gene sequencing of isolates from 10 prosthetic hip joints

From: Identification of bacteria on the surface of clinically infected and non-infected prosthetic hip joints removed during revision arthroplasties by 16S rRNA gene sequencing and by microbiological culture

Genus Number of isolates (percentage)
Leifsonia 25 (54.3)
Staphylococcus 10 (21.7)
Proteus 4 (8.7)
Brevundimonas 3 (6.5)
Salibacillus 2 (4.3)
Methylobacterium 1 (2.2)
Zimmermannella 1 (2.2)
  1. The total number of samples was 46.