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Table 4 Distribution of carbapenem resistant genes in K. pneumoniae isolates obtained from different referral hospitals in Uganda

From: Prevalence of pathogenic Klebsiella pneumoniae based on PCR capsular typing harbouring carbapenemases encoding genes in Uganda tertiary hospitals

Referral hospital n Carbapenemase encoding genes
NDM KPC IMP OXA-48 VIM NDM & OXA-48 KPC & IMP KPC & OXA-48 IMP & OXA-48 VIM & OXA-48 VIM, NDM & OXA-48 NDM, KPC & OXA-48 IMP, NDM & OXA-48 NDM, KPC, VIM & OXA-48 Total CR isolates Prevalence (%)
MNRH 82 3 3 8 8 2 2   2 2 2 2 1 35 42.7
MRRH 24 3 4 3 2   1 4     17 70.8
MBRRH 87 2 3 4 10 9   7 35 40.2
KIU-TH 34 2 3 5 1 11 32.4
Total 227                98 43.2