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Table 1 Antibiotic resistance profile of S. aureu s (MSSA and MRSA) from Nigeria

From: Antibiotic resistance and molecular epidemiology of Staphylococcus aureusin Nigeria

  Number (%) of resistant isolates among:
Antibiotic MSSA (n = 57) MRSA (n = 11) Total (n = 68)
Penicillin 49 (86) 11 (100) 60 (88.2)
Oxacillin 0 (0) 11 (100) 11 (16.2)
Teicoplanin 0 (0) 0 (0) 0 (0)
Vancomycin 0 (0) 0 (0) 0 (0)
Gentamicin 1 (1.8) 9 (81.8) 10 (14.7)
Tetracycline 27 (47.4) 11 (100) 38 (55.9)
Ciprofloxacin 12 (21.1) 8 (72.7) 20 (29.4)
Moxifloxacin 0 (0) 7 (63.6) 7 (10.3)
Trimethoprim/sulfamethoxazole 39 (68.4) 10 (90.9) 49 (72.1)
Phosphomycin 0 (0) 0 (0) 0 (0)
Fusidic acid 0 (0) 0 (0) 0 (0)
Erythromycin 2 (3.5) 6 (54.5) 8 (11.8)
Clindamycin 0 (0) 6 (54.5) 6 (8.8)
Rifampicin 0 (0) 0 (0) 0 (0)
Daptomycin 0 (0) 0 (0) 0 (0)
Mupirocin 0 (0) 0 (0) 0 (0)
Linezolid 0 (0) 0 (0) 0 (0)
Tigecycline 0 (0) 0 (0) 0 (0)