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Table 8 Multi resistance of diarrhoeagenic E. coli and non diarrhoeagenic E. coli to eight antibioticsa

From: Diarrhoeagenic Escherichia coli in mother-child Pairs in Ile-Ife, South Western Nigeria

No of tested antibiotics No of resistant isolates P-value
  DEC N = 125 non-DEC N = 736  
0 0 (0) 0 (0) -
1 0 (0) 3 (0.40) 1.000
2 2 (1.6) 12 (1.6) 0.980
3 10 (7.6) 9 (6.5) 0.583
4 7 (5.6) 60 (8.2) 0.325
5 30 (24) 200 (27.2) 0.458
6 46 (36.8) 207 (28.1) 0.063
7 28 (22.4) 183 (24.9) 0.554
8 6 (4.8) 38 (5.2) 0.865
≥3 123 (98.4) 728 (98.9) 0.621
  1. a P probability, DEC diarrhoeagenic Escherichia coli, non-DEC non- diarrhoeagenic Escherichia coli