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Table 1 In vitro antimicrobial susceptibility pattern of isolates

From: Epidemiological, clinical features and susceptibility pattern of shigellosis in the buea health district, Cameroon

ANTIBIOTIC CLASS ANTIBIOTIC TESTED NUMBER (Percentage)
   Sensitive Intermediate Resistant
Quinolone Nalidixic acid 2 (20) 2 (20) 6 (60)
Fluoroquinolones Ciprofloxacin 4(40) 6 (60) 0 (0)
  Ofloxacin 7 (70) 1 (10) 2 (20)
Macrolide Azithromycin 8 (80) 1 (10) 1 (10)
Cephalosporin Ceftriaxone 7(70) 1(10) 2(20)
Aminoglycoside Gentamicin 4 (40) 2 (20) 4 (40)
Sulfonamide and trimethoprime Cotrimoxazole 1 (10) 0 (0) 9 (90)
Penicillins Amoxycillin 2 (20) 0 (0) 8 (80)
  Ampicillin 2 (20) 1 (10) 7 (70)
Chloramphenicols Chloramphenicol 4 (40) 2 (20) 4(40)
  1. χ2 = 3.93, df = 4, p = 0.42