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Table 3 Resistance genes identified by molecular method and antimicrobial susceptibility for Gram-negative BSI

From: Clinical relevance of molecular identification of microorganisms and detection of antimicrobial resistance genes in bloodstream infections of paediatric cancer patients

Episode Phenotypic method Resistance gene Cefepime susceptibility Meropenem susceptibility
1 Klebsiella pneumoniae Negative Susceptible Susceptible
2 Acinetobacter baumannii Negative Susceptible Susceptible
5 Escherichia coli Negative Resistant Susceptible
6 Escherichia coli Negative Susceptible Susceptible
8 Serratia marcescens Negative Susceptible Susceptible
11 Enterobacter cloacae Negative Susceptible Susceptible
16 K. pneumoniae Negative Susceptible Susceptible
17 Klebsiella oxytoca Negative Susceptible Susceptible
18 Achromobacter spp. Negative NT NT
21 Escherichia coli Negative Susceptible Susceptible
25 Enterobacter cloacae Negative Resistant Susceptible
32 Pseudomonas putida Negative NT NT
38 Pseudomonas aeruginosa Negative Resistant Resistant
41 Klebsiella pneumoniae bla TEM bla CTX Resistant Susceptible
43 Escherichia coli bla CTX Susceptible Susceptible
46 Pseudomonas aeruginosa bla SPM Resistant Resistant
49 Escherichia coli Negative Resistant Susceptible
50 Pseudomonas aeruginosa Negative Resistant Susceptible
54 Citrobacter freundii bla CTX Resistant Susceptible
59 Pseudomonas aeruginosa Negative Resistant Resistant
65 Escherichia coli Negative Susceptible Susceptible
68 Burkholderia cepacia Negative NT Resistant
  1. NT not tested