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Table 3 Antimicrobial drugs resistance pattern of bacteria isolated from leprosy ulcers

From: Leprosy ulcers in a rural hospital of Ethiopia: pattern of aerobic bacterial isolates and drug sensitivities

Drugs no [%] resistance to
Bacteria AMP AMX AMC CRO FOX FOS GM E C TE CIP SXT DO CC VA RI P OX
S. aureus [n = 15] 12 [80] 15 [100] 4 [26.7] 6 [40] 3 [20.0] 3 [20.0] 0 [0] 4 [26.7] 3 [20.0] 2 [13.3] 3 [20.0] 4 [26.7] 0 3 [20] 0 0 12 [80] 3 [20]
Streptococcus spp [n = 2] - - - - - - - 1 [50.0] - - - 1 [50.0] - - - - 0 -
E. faecalis[n = 1] 0 [0] 0 [0] 0 [0] 1 [100] 1 [100] 0 [0] 1 [100]     1 [100] 0 [0] - - 0 0 0 1 [100]
Proteus spp.[n = 25] 17 [68.0] 13 [52.0] 5 [20.0] 2 [8.0] 3 [12.0] 4 [16.0] 8 [32.0] 12 [48.0] 9 [36.0] 24 [96.0] 8 [32.0] 14 [56.0] 7 [28.0]      
E. coli [n = 17] 12 [70.6] 11 [64.7] 1 [5.9] 1 [5.9] 2 [11.8] 3 [17.6] 2 [11.8] 7 [41.2] 6 [35.3] 7 [41.2] 5 [29.4] 10 [58.8] 5 [29.4]      
Others* [n = 7] 7 [100] 6 [85.7] 5 [71.4] 4 [57.1] 5 [71.4] 4 [57.1] 2 [28.6] 6 [85.7] 5 [71.4] 5 [71.4] 1 [14.3] 4 [57.1] 4 [57.1]      
Total Enterobacteriaceas [n = 49] 36 [73.5] 30 [61.2] 11 [22.4] 7 [14.3] 10 [20.44] 11 [22.4] 12 [24.5] 25 [51.0] 20 [40.8] 36 [73.5] 14 [28.6] 28 [57.1] 16 [32.7]      
P. aeruginosa[n = 8] 8 [100] 8 [100] 8 [100] 7 [87.5] 6 [75.0] 4 [50.0] 2 [25.0] 8 [100] 4 [50.0] 8 [100] 3 [37.5] 8 [100] 8 [100]      
  1. Key: OX = Oxacillin, FOX = Cefoxitin, AMC: Amoxicillin clavulanic acid, E = Erythromycin, CC = Clindamycin, AMP = Ampicillin, AMX; Amoxicilin; P = Penicillin, TE = Tetracycline, DO = Doxycycline, CRO = Ceftriaxone, SXT = Co-trimoxazole, GN = Gentamycin, VA = Vancomycin, CIP = Ciprofloxacin, C = Chloramphenicol, RI: Rifampicin, FOS: Fosfomicyn. *Klebsiella pneumoniae [n = 2], Enterobacter cloacae [n = 2], Morganella morganiii [n = 2] and Providentia rettgeri [n = 1].