TABLE 1:

Aerobic bacterial isolates (n=52) from odontogenic abscesses from 48 domestic rabbits.

Bacterial speciesNumber of isolations
Pseudomonas aeruginosa 14 (26.9%)
Pasteurella canis 1
Pasteurella caballi 1
Pasteurella pneumotropica 1
Pasteurella species 7
Total Pasteurella species 10 (19.2%)
Streptococcus non-haemolytic 2
Streptococcus beta-haemolytic 1
Streptococcus bovis 1
Streptococcus bovis-equinus complex 2
Streptococcus viridans group 2
Total Streptococcus species 8 (15.4%)
Staphylococcus intermedius 1
Staphylococcus aureus 2
Coagulase-negative Staphylococcus 4
Total Staphylococcus species 7 (13.5%)
Enterococcus faecalis 1
Enterococcus avium 1
Enterococcus gallinarum 1
Total Enterococcus species 4 (7.7%)
Escherichia coli 2 (3.8%)
Non-fermenter group 3 2 (3.8%)
Enterobacter cloacae 1 (1.9%)
Proteus mirabilis 1 (1.9%)
Citrobacter species 1 (1.9%)
Acinetobacter species 1 (1.9%)
Actinomyces species 1 (1.9%)