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Volume 8, Number 5—May 2002

Correction

Correction, Vol. 8, No. 1

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Antibiotic sensitivity patterns for three enterobacteria isolated from patients with HIV-related persistent diarrhea in Zambia

Antimicrobial agenta Nontyphoidal salmonellae
Shigella flexneri
Shigella dysenteriae
No. sensitive (%) No. sensitive (%) No. sensitive (%)
Tetracycline 37 (23) 2 (6) 3 (16)
Chloramphenicol 36 (23) 7 (23) 8 (42)
Gentamicin 119 (75) 24 (77) 18 (95)
Sulphamethoxazole-trimethoprim 25 (16) 3 (10) 0 (0)
Amoxycillin 74 (47) 9 (29) 7 (37)
Amoxycillin-clavulanic acid 95 (60) 27 (87) 12 (63)
Cephalexin 105 (66) 23 (74) 17 (89)
Cefuroxime 93 (59) 11 (35) 16 (84)
Cefotaxime 149 (94) 28 (90) 19 (100)
Nalidixic acid 107 (68) 31 (100) 19 (100)
Ciprofloxacin 157 (99) 30 (97) 18 (95)
Erythromycin 22 (14) 0 (0) 4 (21)
Azithromycin 64 (93) 9 (100) 19 (100)

aOne hundred fifty-eight isolates of nontyphoidal salmonellae, 31 of S. flexneri, and 19 of S. dysenteriae were tested against all these antimicrobial agents, except for azithromycin, against which 69, 9 and 19 isolates were tested, respectively.

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