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Volume 13, Number 8—August 2007

Dispatch

Streptococcus sinensis Endocarditis outside Hong Kong

Ilker Uçkay*Comments to Author , Peter Rohner*, Ignacio Bolivar†, Béatrice Ninet*, Marina Djordjevic*, Vandack Nobre*, Christian Garzoni*, and Jacques Schrenzel*
Author affiliations: *University Hospitals of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland; †Institut für Angewandte Immunologie, Zuchwil, Switzerland;

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Susceptibility of Streptococcus sinensis–related strain from University Hospitals of Geneva

Antimicrobial agent MIC (mg/L) Interpretation
Penicillin 0.064 Susceptible
Ceftriaxone 0.19 Susceptible
Imipenem 0.064 Susceptible
Gentamicin 3 Intermediate resistant
Levofloxacin 1 Susceptible
Clindamycin 0.094 Susceptible
Erythromycin 0.047 Susceptible
Rifampicin 0.032 Susceptible
Cotrimoxazole 1 Susceptible
Tetracycline 0.125 Susceptible
Tigecycline 0.064 Susceptible
Linezolid 0.5 Susceptible
Vancomycin 1 Susceptible
Teicoplanin 0.25 Susceptible

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