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Table 6 Antimicrobial Susceptibility of isolated Salmonella and Shigella species among diarrheal children attending Ambo public health facilities, 2014

From: Prevalence and antimicrobial susceptibility of Salmonella and Shigella species isolated from diarrheic children in Ambo town

Salmonella and Shigella (n = 9)Antibiotics types in percentage (%)%Total No. (%)
AK-30A
−10
AML-2SXT −25CTX-5C-30CIP-5GM-10N
A
Te-30
S. chicagoSRIRSRSSSR4033.3
S. caracasSRSRRRSSSR50
S. saintpaulSRSSSSSSSS10
Shigella flexneriSRRISSISSR3030
Shigella flexneriSRIISISSSS10
Shigella flexneriSRIRSSSSSS20
Shigella sonneiSIRRSSSSSR30
Shigella boydiiSRIRSRSSRR50
Shigella boydiiSRRSSRSSSR40
Total resistance (%)088.933.355.611.144.40011.155.631.1
  1. Key: Amikacin (AK-30 μg), Ampicillin (A-10 μg), Amoxicillin (AML-10 μg), Cotrimoxazole (SXT −25 μg), Cefotaxime (CTX-30 μg), Chloramphenicol (C-30 μg), Ciprofloxacin (CIP-5 μg), Gentamycin (GM-10 μg), Nalidixic acid (NA-30 μg), Tetracycline (Te-30 μg), sensitive (S), resistance (R) and intermediate (I)