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Volume 11, Number 1—January 2005

Research

Multidrug-Resistant Acinetobacter baumannii

Aharon Abbo*, Shiri Navon-Venezia*, Orly Hammer-Muntz*, Tami Krichali*, Yardena Siegman-Igra*, and Yehuda Carmeli*Comments to Author 
Author affiliations: *Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel

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Table 1

Characteristics of 51 strains available for PFGE typing, 2001*

Clone No. of isolates No. of wards Months Carbapenem resistance Sulbactam resistance
A 22 14 January–June 16 1
B 10 8 February–July 1
C 4 4 January–June 1 2
D 2 2 January, June
E 2 1 January
F 3 3 March, April
I 5 4 February–April 2
Lone† 1 1 January
Lone† 1 1 January
Lone† 1 1 April

*PFGE, pulsed-field gel electrophoresis.
†Lone, unique clone; each had a different ward of isolation.

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