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Table 2 Antimicrobial susceptibility patterns of pneumococci from Ugandan children with HbSS

From: Nasopharyngeal carriage rate of Streptococcus pneumoniae in Ugandan children with sickle cell disease

  HbSS   No HbSS
Antimicrobial Susceptible (%) Intermediate (%) Resistant (%) Susceptible (%) Intermediate (%) Resistant (%)
Penicillin - - 27 (100) - 38 (100) -
SXT - 1 (3) 26 (97) - 5 (7) 18 (26)
Chloramphenicol 26 (97) - 1 (3) 16 (23) 2 (3) 5 (7)
Erythromycin 26 (97) - 1 (3) 19 (27) 2 (3) 2 (3)
Rifampin 27 (100) - - 23 (33) - -
Cefriaxone 27 (100) - - 23 (33) - -
Perfloxacin 17 (100) - - 23 (33) - -
  1. -, Not detected