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Table 3 Antibiotic susceptibility profiles of vancomycin resistant E. casseliflavus/gallinarum

From: Species, antibiotic susceptibility profiles and van gene frequencies among enterococci isolated from patients at Mulago National Referral Hospital in Kampala, Uganda

Isolate # AMP GEN ERY TET MXF NIT DAPa LIZ TEC VAN vanA vanB
EM0085 S S R R S S N S S R
EM0176 S S R S S I N S S R +
EM3113 S S R R S S N S S R
EM0476 S S S S I S N S R R +
EM2016 S S R R S S S S S R +
EM0040 S S S S R S N S S R
EM0049 S S S S R S N S S R +
EM0149 S S S S I S S S S R
EM0477 S S S S I S S I R R +
EM1161 S S S S S S S S S R +
EM0162 S S I S R S N R R R +
EM0074 S S S S I S S S S R
EM0014 S S S S S S S S S R
EM0116 S S S S S S S S S R +
EM0022 S S S S S S S S S R
EM0056 S S S S S S S S S R
EM0099 S S S S S S N S S R
EM0010 S S S S S S S S S R +
EM0018 S S S S S S S S S R
EM1009 S S S S S S S S S R
Total R/+ (%) 0 0 04 (20) 03 (15) 03 (15) 0 0 01 (5) 03 (15) 20 (100) 06 (30) 03 (15)
  1. E. casseliflavus & Enterococcus gallinarum are intrinsically resistant to vancomycin
  2. AMP ampicillin, VAN vancomycin; aGEN high level gentamicin, ERY erythromycin, TET tetracyclin, MXF moxifloxacin, NIT nitrofurantoin, DAP daptomycin, TEC teicoplanin, LIZ linezolid, S Susceptible, I Intermediate, R Resistant, N non-susceptible; −, Negative; +, Positive
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