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Table 4 Characteristics of CoNS clinical isolates associated with infection.

From: Characterization of coagulase-negative staphylococcal isolates from blood with reduced susceptibility to glycopeptides and therapeutic options

Pat Species MIC VAN MIC TEIC MLSB phenoptype MIC OXA MIC DAP MIC TIG MIC LZD
Transplant haematology ward isolates
1 S. epidermidis 2 2 yes 4 0.023 0.047 2
2 S. epidermidis 2 4 yes 0.5 0.047 0.047 1
3 S. epidermidis 2 4 yes 4 0.094 0.064 1
4 S. haemolyticus 2 8 yes 4 0.125 0.047 2
5 S. epidermidis 2 4 no 0.25 0.047 0.032 1
6 S. haemolyticus 2 8 yes 4 0.064 0.047 2
7 S. epidermidis 4 16 no 0.25 0.125 0.047 2
ICU isolates
8 S. epidermidis 2 4 yes 4 0.023 0.047 1
9 S. epidermidis 2 16 yes 4 0.047 0.047 2
10 S. epidermidis 4 ≥ 32 no 4 0.094 0.064 1
11 S. epidermidis 2 16 yes 4 0.125 0.047 2
12 S. epidermidis 2 16 yes 4 0.064 0.047 1
13 S. epidermidis 2 4 yes 4 0.047 0.032 2
  1. MIC values are presented as μg/mL. VAN = vancomycin; TEIC = teicoplanin; MLSB = resistance to macrolides, lincosamides and type B streptogramins; OXA = oxacillin; DAP = daptomycin; TIG = tigecycline; LZD = linezolid.