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Table 3 Antibiotic susceptibility pattern of bacterial isolates from CSF in patients with bacterial meningitis, Hawassa University Hospital

From: Antimicrobial sensitivity profile and bacterial isolates among suspected pyogenic meningitis patients attending at Hawassa University Hospital: Cross-sectional study

Antibiotic Susceptibility Pattern of Gram negative organisms (% resistant)
  N.meningitidis H.influenza E.coli K.pneumoniae
S I R S I R S I R S I R
Penicillin G Mic> 0.6012 (100%) 3 (100%) 1 (25%) 3 (75%) 1 (100%)
CAF 1 (8.3%) 6 (50%) 5 (41.7%) 1 (33.3%) 2 (66.7%) 1 (25%) 2 (50%) 1 (25%) 1 (100%)
Co trimoxazole 3 (25%) 5 (41.7%) 4 (33.3%) 1 (33.3%) 2 (66.7%) 2 (50%) 2 (50%) 1 (100%)
Ciprofloxacin 5 (41.7%) 5 (41.7%) 2 (16.7%) 2 (66.7%) 1 (33.3%) 1 (25%) 1 (25%) 2 (50%) 1 (100%)
Ceftriaxone 4 (33.3%) 0 8 (66.7%) 2 (66.7%) 1 (33.3%) 1 (25%) 1 (25%) 2 (50%) 1 (100%)
Cefotaxime 5 (41.7%)) 0 7 (58.3% 2 (66.7%) 1 (33.3%) 1 (25%) 1 (25%) 2 (50%) 1 (100%)
Gentamycin 8 (66.7%) 3 (25%) 1 (8.3%) 2 (66.7%) 1 (33.3%) 2 (50%) 1 (25%) 1 (25%) 1 (100%)
Antibiotic Susceptibility Pattern of Gram positive organisms (% resistant)
  S.pneumoniae S. aureus   
S I R S I R S I R S I R
Penicillin Mic> 0.06 0 0 5 (100%) 2 (100%)       
Amoxicillin 1 (20%) 4 (80%) 2 (100%)       
Ciprofloxacin 4 (80%) 1 (20%) 2 (100%)       
Cefotaxime 2 (40%) 2 (40%) 1 (20%) 2 (100%)       
Ceftriaxone 2 (40%) 3 (60%) 2 (100%)       
Erythromycin 2 (40%) 0 0 2 (100%)       
Gentamicin 2 (40%) 1 (20%) 2 (40%) 2 (40%) 3 (60%)       
Vancomycin
MIC(0.5-2 μg)
5 (100%) 2 (100%)       
CAF 2 (40%) 3 (60%) 2 (100%)       
  1. S Sensitive, R Resistant, I Intermiadate, E.coli Escherchia Coli, N.meningitidis Nesseria meningitides, S.pneumoniae Streptococcus pneumoniae, K.pneumoniae Klebsellapneumoniae, Pen Penicillin, Amp Ampicillin, CAF Chloramphenicol, (0) Not done, (−) Not Sensitive, Intermiadate, resistance