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Table 3 Overall specific antibiotic susceptibilities of the individual bacterial species*

From: Infectious endophthalmitis leading to evisceration: spectrum of bacterial and fungal pathogens and antibacterial susceptibility profile

Species Cefazolin Ceftazidime Chloramphenicol Ciprofloxacin Gatifloxacin Imipenem Tobramycin Vancomycin
S I R S I R S I R S I R S I R S I R S I R S I R
Gram-positive bacteria (n = number tested))
Streptococcus pneumoniae 54 0 0 1 0 0 53 0 1 46 6 1 47 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 51 0 1
Streptococcus spp. (14) 7 0 0 1 0 0 7 0 7 3 0 3 7 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 7 0 0
Staphylococcus epidermidis (23) 19 2 1 0 0 0 19 0 4 6 4 13 18 1 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 22 0 0
Staphylococcus aureus (14) 10 2 2 0 0 0 14 0 0 1 0 13 10 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 13 0 0
Bacillus spp. (7) 1 0 2 0 0 1 3 0 0 7 0 0 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 7 0 0
Β-hemolytic Streptococci (6) 6 0 0 1 0 0 5 0 1 2 1 3 3 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 0 0
Corynebacterium spp. (6) 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 2 0 4 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 0 0
α-hemolytic streptococci (2) 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0
Staphylococcus spp. (5) 3 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 2 3 2 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 1
Coagulase-negative staphylococci (4) 4 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 1 0 1 3 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 1
Non-hemolytic Streptococci (6) 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 3 0 3 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0
Leuconostoc spp. (2) 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 2 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0
Brevibacterium spp. (2) 1 0 1 1 0 0 2 0 0 1 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1
Enteorcoccus spp. (1) 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
Kocuria spp. (1) 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
Mycobacterium spp. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Nocardia spp. (1) 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
Pentoea spp. (1) 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
Gram-negative bacteria
Pseudomonas aeruginosa (33) 0 0 7 14 2 14 2 2 29 17 0 16 15 1 17 17 0 3 6 0 10 0 0 6
Escherechia coli (6) 0 0 0 2 0 4 6 0 0 2 0 4 2 1 3 3 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 0
Enterobacter spp. (2) 1 0 0 1 0 1 2 0 0 2 0 0 2 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0
Hemophilus spp. (2) 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
Klebsiella spp. (2) 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 1 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
Pseudomonas spp. (4) 0 0 1 3 0 1 1 0 3 0 0 4 2 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 1
Acenitobacter spp. (0) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Citrobacter spp. (1) 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Serratia spp. (1) 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
Burkholderia spp. (1) 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Non-fermenting gram-negative bacilli (1) 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Weeksellavirosa (1) 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
Total 123 5 20 29 2 25 134 5 48 100 16 77 132 11 42 23 1 4 13 1 14 130 0 11
  1. *Not all samples were tested for all antibiotics