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Table 5 Antimicrobial susceptibility pattern for Escherichia coli (n = 46)

From: Salmonella and Escherichia coli contamination of poultry meat from a processing plant and retail markets in Ibadan, Oyo State, Nigeria

Antibiotics (μg) Sensitive   Intermediate   Resistance  
  No.   No.   No.  
Aug (30) 0 0% 0 0% 46 100%
Ofl (5) 29 63% 6 13% 11 24%
Gen (10) 14 30.4% 19 41.3% 13 28.3%
Nal (30) 5 11% 14 30% 27 59%
Nit (200) 17 37% 5 11% 24 52%
Cot (25) 3 7% 2 4% 41 89%
Tet (25) 8 17% 0 0% 38 83%
  1. Key: n - numbers of isolates, Aug (Augmentin), Ofl (Ofloxacin), Gen (Gentamicin), Nal (Nalidixic acid), Nit (Nitrofurantoin), Cot (Cotrimaxazole) and Tet (Tetracycline).