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Table 4 Antimicrobial susceptibility patterns of Shigella isolates among diarrheic pediatric population attended at selected Gondar town Healthcare institutions, Northwest Ethiopia, 2018

From: Prevalence, associated risk factors and antimicrobial susceptibility patterns of Shigella infections among diarrheic pediatric population attending at Gondar town healthcare institutions, Northwest Ethiopia

Antibiotic Disc Shigella species (n = 29)
S (%) I (%) R (%)
Amoxicillin (AMX) 1(3.4%) 1 (3.4%) 27 (93.1%)
Norfloxacin (NOR) 22 (75.9%) 5 (17.2%) 2 (6.9%)
Cotrimoxazole (SXT) 5 (17.2%) 12 (41.4%) 12 (41.4%)
Amoxicillin-clavulanate (AMC) 14 (48.3%) 12 (41.4%) 3 (10.3%)
Chloramphenicol (CAF) 5 (17.2%) 11 (37.9%) 13 (44.8%)
Tetracycline (TE) 2 (6.9%) 1 (3.4%) 26 (89.7%)
Nitrofurantoin (NIT) 27(93.1%) 2 (6.9%) 0 (0.0%)
Azithromycin (AZM) 13 (44.8%) 6 (20.7%) 10 (34.5%)
  1. S Susceptible, I Intermediate, R Resistance