International Journal of Nephrology / 2013 / Article / Tab 3

Clinical Study

Prevalence and Predictors of Urinary Tract Infections among Children with Cerebral Palsy in Makurdi, Nigeria

Table 3

Urinary culture and sensitivity patterns among subjects with cerebral palsy and controls without cerebral palsy.

CPNO CP
E. coli Strept. faecalis Staph. aureus Proteus spp. Klebsiella spp. E. coli

No. of Significant growth943222

Sensitivity
 Ciprofloxacin 9 (100%)4 (100%)3 (100%)2 (100%)2 (100%)2 (100%)
 Ofloxacin9 (100%)4 (100%)3 (100%)2 (100%)2 (100%) 2 (100%)
 Sparfloxacin9 (100%)4 (100%)3 (100%)2 (100%)2 (100%)2 (100%)
 Ceftriazone9 (100%)4 (100%)3 (100%)2 (100%)2 (100%)2 (100%)
 Gentamycin6 (66.7%)4 (75%)1 (33.3%)1 (50%)1 (50%)1 (50%)
 Nalidixic acid0 (0%)0 (0%)0 (0%)0 (0%)0 (0%)0 (0%)
 Streptomycin5 (55.6%)2 (50%)1 (33.3%)1 (50%)1 (50%)1 (50%)
 Amoxiclav0 (0%)0 (0%)0 (0%)0 (0%)0 (0%) 0 (0%)
 Tetracycline0 (0%)0 (0%)0 (0%)0 (0%)0 (0%)0 (0%)
 Cotrimoxazole0 (0%)0 (0%)0 (0%)0 (0%)0 (0%)0 (0%)
 Nitrofuratoin 0 (0%)0 (0%)0 (0%)0 (0%)0 (0%)0 (0%)

CP: Subjects with cerebral palsy, NO CP: Controls without cerebral palsy, E. coli: Escherichia coli, Staph. aureus: Staphylococcus aureus, Strept. faecalis: Streptococcus faecalis.

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