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Volume 27, Number 9—September 2021

Bordetella hinzii Meningitis in Patient with History of Kidney Transplant, Virginia, USA

Joseph PechacekComments to Author , Jillian Raybould, and Megan Morales
Author affiliation: Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center, Richmond, Virginia, USA

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Table 2

Antibiotic susceptibility of Bordetella hinzii isolate from blood and cerebrospinal fluid in transplant patient, Virginia, USA*

Antibiotic Etest MIC from blood Etest MIC from CSF
Ceftazidime 4 μg/mL 2 μg/mL
Ciprofloxacin 2 μg/mL 2 μg/mL
Imipenem 2 μg/mL 1 μg/mL
Meropenem 0.125 μg/mL 0.125 μg/mL
Piperacillin 1 μg/mL 1 μg/mL
Tobramycin 8 μg/mL 4 μg/mL
Trimethoprim/sulfamethoxazole 0.125 μg/mL 0.064 μg/mL

*Etest, bioMérieux ( CSF, cerebrospinal fluid.

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