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Table 4 Resistance pattern of the isolates to the commonly prescribed antibiotics

From: Laboratory confirmed puerperal sepsis in a national referral hospital in Tanzania: etiological agents and their susceptibility to commonly prescribed antibiotics

Bacteria N Percent of resistant isolates
CEF MER CIP CLI GEN AMP PEN CTZ
Klebsiella 22 77.3 13.6 50   86.4 81.8 86.4
E. coli 68 64.7 2.9 44.1 38.2 67.6   63.2
Pseudomonas 2 100 100 50   100 100 100
Enterococcus 2 100 100 100
S. aureus 13 38.5 0 15.4 69.2
  1. Key: CEF Ceftriaxone, MER Meropenem, CIP Ciprofloxacin, CLI Clindamycin, GEN Gentamicin, AMP Ampicillin, PEN Penicillin, CTZ Ceftazidime