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Table 2 Sensitivity of detected microorganisms and their resistance to each antibiotic

From: Bacteriology of the conjunctiva in pre-cataract surgery patients with occluded nasolacrimal ducts and the operation outcomes in Japanese patients

Bacterium species Antibiotic Resistant Sensitive
Coagulase-negative Staphylococci LVFX 5 17
CEZ 5 15
GM 4 15
MSSA LVFX 1 5
CEZ 0 6
GM 1 5
MRSA LVFX 3 0
CEZ 3 0
GM 2 1
Streptococcus species LVFX 1 2
CEZ 1 1
Corynebacterium species LVFX 3 2
CEZ 0 4
Gram-negative bacilli LVFX 1 7
CEZ 3 5
GM 1 7
  1. MSSA methicillin-susceptible Staphylococcus aureus
  2. MRSA methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus
  3. The majority of the bacteria were found to be resistant to levofloxacin (LVFX), cefazolin (CEZ), or gentamycin (GM)