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Table 2 Antimicrobial susceptibility patterns of Salmonella and Shigella isolates in under five children in Arba Minch town Governmental Health Institutions

From: Antimicrobial susceptibility pattern, and associated factors of Salmonella and Shigella infections among under five children in Arba Minch, South Ethiopia

Antibiotics Salmonella species no (%) Shigella species no (%) Total no (%)
S I R S I R S I R
AMP 0 0 21 (100) 0 0 8 (100) 0 0 29 (100)
ERY 0 12 (57) 9 (43) 0 3 (37.5) 5 (62.5) 0 15 (52) 14 (48)
CAM 5 (24) 7 (33) 9 (43) 1 (12.5) 3 (37.5) 4 (50) 6 (20.7 10 (34.5) 13 (44.8)
CLI 9 (42.8) 7 (33) 5 (24) 1 (12.5) 4 (50) 3 (37.5) 1 (3.5) 11 (38) 17 (58.5)
NX 12 (57) 8 (38) 1 (4.8) 4 (50) 3 (37.5) 1 (12.5) 13 (44.8) 11 (38) 5 (17.2)
CIP 20 (95.24) 1 (4.76) 0 6 (75) 2 (25) 0 26 (89.65) 3 (10.34) 0
CTX 7 (33) 6 (29) 8 (38) 3 (37.5) 3 (37.5) 2 (25) 10 (34.5) 9 (31) 10 (34.5)
GEN 11 (52.4) 6 (29) 4 (19) 3 (37.5) 3 (37.5) 2 (25) 14 (48) 9 (31) 6 (21)
  1. S sensitive, R resistant, I intermediate, AMP Amoxicillin, ERY Erythromycin, CAM Chloramphenicol, CLI Clindamycin, NX Norfloxacin, CIP Ciprofloxacin, CTX Cotrimoxazole, GEN Gentamycin