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Table 2 Frequency of ESBL and MBL isolates

From: Bacterial etiology of sputum from tuberculosis suspected patients and antibiogram of the isolates

Organisms ESBL MBL
Presumptive Confirmatory (combination disk method) Presumptive Confirmatory (combined disk test)
P. aeruginosa 4 2 (50.00%) 5 2 (40.00%)
K. pneumoniae 7 4 (57.14%) 3 1 (33.33%)
E. coli 2 2 (100.00%) 2 1 (50.00%)
Salmonella spp. 1 1 (100.00%) 0 0
Total 14 9 (64.29%) 10 4 (40.00%)