Volume 27, Number 6—June 2021
Macrolide-Resistant Mycoplasma pneumoniae Infections in Children, Ohio, USA
|Characteristic||MRMp, n = 12||MSMp, n = 332||p value|
|Patients with previous antimicrobial drug treatment, no. (%)||5 (42)||106 (32)||0.5339|
|Nonmacrolide||5 (42)||102 (31)||0.5262|
|Definitive treatment during medical encounter, no. (%)|
|Azithromycin||9 (75)||317 (95.5)||0.0197|
|Levofloxacin||3 (25)||15 (4.5)||0.0267|
*Bold type indicates statistical significance. MRMp, macrolide-resistant Mycoplasma pneumoniae; MSMp, macrolide-sensitive Mycoplasma pneumoniae.
1Current affiliation: Marshall University, Huntington, West Virginia, USA.
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