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Table 5 Antimicrobial susceptibility patterns of meningococcal isolates among primary school children in Gondar town, Northwest Ethiopia, January to April 2019

From: Carriage rate of Neisseria meningitidis, antibiotic susceptibility pattern and associated risk factors among primary school children in Gondar town, Northwest Ethiopia

AntimicrobialsSensitivityN. meningitidis (n = 53)
A = 13B = 4C = 8W/Y = 11X = 5NG = 12Total (=53) n (%)
CefotaximeS817531034 (64.2)
R53162219 (35.8)
MinocyclineS9381051247 (88.7)
R41 1  6 (11.3)
MeropenemS1038951045 (84.9)
R31 2 28 (15.1)
AzithromycinS12481051251 (96.2)
R1  1  2 (3.8)
CiprofloxacinS72642728 (52.8)
I   1  1 (1.9)
R62263524 (45.3)
Trimethoprim/ sulfamethoxazoleS1 13 510 (18.9)
I1   124 (7.5)
R114784539 (73.6)
ChloramphenicolS1338851249 (92.5)
I   1  1 (1.9)
R 1 2  3 (5.7)
RifampinS82785939 (73.6)
I2 1  14 (7.5)
R32 2 29 (17)
  1. A Serogrup A, B Serogroup B, C Serogroup C, W/Y Serogroup W/Y, X Serogroup X, NG Non-serogroupable, S Sensitive, R Resistance, I Intermediate
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