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Table 1 Overall distribution of isolates in different clinical samples

From: A hospital based surveillance of metallo-beta-lactamase producing gram negative bacteria in Nepal by imipenem-EDTA disk method

Isolates Samples
Urine Pus Sputum Body fluid Total
E. coli 179 (68.1) 10 (2.7) 4 (1.1) 6 (1.6) 199 (54.9)
P. aeruginosa 27 (10.3) 5 (1.3) 16 (4.4) 6 (1.6) 54 (14.9)
A. calcoaceticus baumanii
Complex
21 (8) 21 (5.8) 10 (2.7) 6 (1.6) 58 (16)
K. pneumonia 25 (9.5) 1 (0.2) 4 (1.1) 1 (0.2) 31 (8.5)
Enterobacter spp. 1 (0.4) 1 (0.2) 1 (0.2) 0 (0) 3 (0.8)
P. mirabilis 4 (1.5) 1 (0.2) 0 (0) 0 (0) 5 (1.3)
P. vulgaris 1 (0.4) 0 (0) 0 (0) 0 (0) 1 (0.2)
Citrobacter spp. 4 (1.5) 2 (0.5) 3 (0.8) 0 (0) 9 (2.4)
Serratia spp. 1 (0.4) 0 (0) 0 (0) 0 (0) 1 (0.2)
Providencia spp. 0 (0) 1 (0.2) 0 (0) 0 (0) 1 (0.2)
Total 263 (100) 42 (11.6) 38 (10.5) 19 (5.2) 362 (100)