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Table 1 Rate of detection of Pseudomonas spp. and ESBL-positive strains from clinical specimens

From: Detection of extended spectrum β-lactamase in Pseudomonas spp. isolated from two tertiary care hospitals in Bangladesh

Specimens (n) Pseudomonas spp. n (%) ESBL-positive n (%)
Wound swab (200) 19 (9.5) 5 (26.3)
Pus (110) 20 (18.2) 7 (35)
Aural swab (80) 18 (22.5) 6 (33.3)
Urine (100) 12 (12) 9 (75)
Sputum (50) 8 (16) 2 (25)
Throat swab (50) 4 (8) 2 (50)
Others (10) 1 (10) 0 (0)
Total 82 31 (37.8)