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Table 1 Antimicrobial resistance properties of Shigella spp. isolated from food and stool samples

From: Antibiotic susceptibility and genetic relatedness of Shigella species isolated from food and human stool samples in Qazvin, Iran

Antimicrobial agent n (%)
Food samples Stool samples
S. sonnei (n = 8) S. sonnei (n = 32) S. flexneri (n = 2) S. boydii (n = 1)
Imipenem 1 (12.5) 11 (46.8) 1 (50) 1 (100)
Ampicillin 3 (37.5) 32 (100) 2 (100) 1 (100)
Tetracycline 5 (62.5) 0 (0) 0 (0) 0 (0)
Amikacin 0 (0) 16 (50) 1 (50) 1 (100)
Chloramphenicol 3 (37.5) 0 (0) 0 (0) 0 (0)
Nalidixic Acid 1 (12.5) 0 (0) 0 (0) 0 (0)
Azithromycin 3 (37.5) 21 (65.6) 1 (50) 1 (100)