Antibiotic susceptibility pattern of urinary isolates in Imphal (Manipur), India.

  title={Antibiotic susceptibility pattern of urinary isolates in Imphal (Manipur), India.},
  author={Chitra Yengkokpam and Dayanand Ingudam and Ibotomba Singh Yengkokpam and Bijay Kumar Jha},
  journal={Nepal Medical College journal : NMCJ},
  volume={9 3},
The present study was conducted to detect aerobic causative agents of urinary tract infection (UTI) and their antibiogram pattern. This study was carried out in the Department of Microbiology, Regional Institute of Medical Sciences (RIMS), Imphal, Manipur, India. A total of 1,109 clean catched midstream urine samples were collected, out of which 459 (40.4%) samples grew potential pathogens causing UTI. Escherichia coli were the predominant 334 (72.8%) bacterial pathogen followed by Klebsiella… CONTINUE READING