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Table 1 Resistance pattern of 180 gram negative isolates to various antibiotics in percentage

From: Predominance of multi-resistant gram-negative bacteria colonizing chronic lower limb ulcers (CLLUs) at Bugando Medical Center

Bacteria isolates N AMP CAZ AMC CRO GM SXT CIP MEM
E.coli 26 100 50.0 88.5 50.0 30.8 76.9 19.2 19.2
Klebsiella spp. 33 100 59.4 93.9 59.3 54.5 78.8 9.1 6.06
Pseudomonas spp. 54 100 55.1 92.6 55.1 44.4 96.3 20.4 25.9
Proteus spp. 45 88.9 20.0 71.1 20.0 22.2 57.8 17.8 2.2
*Other gm–ve spp 22 80.0 45.9 68.0 54.5 52.0 84.0 24.0 28.0
Total 180 95 45.6 83.9 46.7 39.4 78.9 17.8 15.6
  1. Keys: AMP = Ampicillin, CAZ = Ceftazidime, AMC = Augmentin, CRO = Ceftriaxone GM = Gentamicin, SXT = trimethoprim-sulphamethoxazole, CIP = Ciprofloxacin, MEM = Meropenem. * Acinetobacter spp., Serratia spp. and Enterobacter spp.
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