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Volume 29, Number 2—February 2023
Research Letter

Nocardia neocaledoniensis as Rare Cause of Spondylodiscitis

Emeline Choquet, Veronica Rodriguez-Nava, François Peltier, Rodrigue Wankap-Mogo, Emmanuelle Bergeron, Cédric Joseph, and Nadine LemaitreComments to Author 
Author affiliations: Centre Hospitalier Universitaire, Amiens, France (E. Choquet, F. Peltier, R. Wankap-Mogo, C. Joseph, N. Lemaitre); Université Lyon 1, Lyon, France (V. Rodriguez-Nava, E. Bergeron).

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Antimicrobial susceptibility of Nocardia neocalendoniensis interpreted according to Clinical and Laboratory Standards Institute breakpoints (7)*

Antimicrobial MIC, mg/L Susceptibility
Amoxicillin/clavulanic acid >64/32 R
Ceftriaxone 4 S
Imipenem 4 S
Amikacin <1 S
Tobramycin <1 S
Linezolid 2 S
Trimethoprim/sulfamethoxazole 0.5/9.5 S
Minocycline 4 I
Doxycycline 8 R
Ciprofloxacin >4 R
Moxifloxacin 2 I
Clarithromycin 16 R

*I, intermediate; R, resistant; S, susceptible.

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