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Table 1 Nasal carriage of Staphylococci among farm attendants and livestock, 2018

From: Antimicrobial resistance and genomic analysis of staphylococci isolated from livestock and farm attendants in Northern Ghana

Parameter Humans Cattle Sheep Goat Pig Total
No. of isolates 11 19 71 32 19 152
Staphylococcal species
  S. epidermidis 6 - - - - 6
  S. haemolyticus 1 - 1 - - 2
  S. xylosus 1 - - 1 - 2
  S. sciuri 3 18 65 21 14 121
  S. aureus - - - 3 - 3
  S. simulans - - 2 3 3 8
  S. chromogens - 1 1 2 - 4
  S. cohnii - - - 2 - 2
  S. hominis - - 1 - - 1
  S. arlettae - - 1 - - 1
  S. condimenti - - - - 2 2