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Table 3 Phenotypic occurrence of metallo-β-lactamase (MBL) in studied bacteria

From: Metallo-β-lactamase and AmpC genes in Escherichia coli, Klebsiella pneumoniae, and Pseudomonas aeruginosa isolates from abattoir and poultry origin in Nigeria

Bacteria (n) Source Positive MBL n (%)
Escherichia coli (69) Abattoir 8 (11.6)
Escherichia coli (51) Poultry 7 (13.7)
Escherichia coli (48) Anal swabs of cow 7 (14.6)
Pseudomonas aeruginosa (56) Abattoir 7 (12.5)
Pseudomonas aeruginosa (48) Poultry 7 (14.6)
Pseudomonas aeruginosa (43) Anal swabs of cow 8 (18.6)
Klebsiella pneumoniae (40) Abattoir 6 (15.0)
Klebsiella pneumoniae (49) Poultry 7 (14.3)
Klebsiella pneumoniae (52) Anal swabs of cow 5 (9.6)
Total (456)   62 (13.6)