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Volume 9, Number 5—May 2003

Research

Aeromonas spp. and Traveler’s Diarrhea: Clinical Features and Antimicrobial Resistance

Jordi Vila*Comments to Author , Joaquin Ruiz*, Francisco Gallardo*, Martha Vargas*, Lara Soler†, Maria José Figueras†, and Joaquin Gascon‡
Author affiliations: *Hospital Clinic, Barcelona, Spain; †Universitat Rovira i Virgili, Reus, Spain; ‡Universitat de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain

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Table 3

Antimicrobial susceptibility of Aeromonas spp. causing traveler’s diarrhea

No. of isolates showing susceptibility
Antimicrobial agent
A. veronii biotype sobria
(n=9)
     caviae
     (n=7)
Ampicillin
0
0
Cefotaxime
9
7
Chloramphenicol
6
5
Ciprofloxacin
9
7
Nalidixic acid
9
7
Tetracycline
5
5
Trimethoprim/sulfamethoxazole 7 7

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