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Table 2 Number of isolates belonging to different microbial species and the respective resistance patterns they exhibited

From: Proportion of asylum seekers carrying multi-drug resistant microorganisms is persistently increased after arrival in the Netherlands

Microbial species ESBLa QAREb ESBL + QARE CPEc + ESBL CPE + ESBL + QARE
Escherichia coli n = 301 240 12 48 1 0
Klebsiella pneumonia n = 26 19 0 7 0 0
Klebsiella oxytoca 0 0 1 0 1
Proteus mirabilis 5 2 0 0 0
Morganella morganii 0 0 2 0 0
Enterobacter cloacae 3 0 1 0 0
Citrobacter freundii 1 0 0 0 0
Total number of strains (n = 343d) 268 14 59 1 1
  1. a ESBL Extended Spectrum Beta-Lactamase
  2. b QARE Fluoroquinolone plus aminoglycoside resistant Enterobacteriaceae
  3. c CPE Carbapenemase-Producing Enterobacteriaceae
  4. d Total number of isolates (n = 343) is higher than the number of positive sample because same samples were positive for more than one MDRE