Home > Antibiograms

Antibiograms

Hong Kong West Cluster

Figure HKW-2. Rates of macrolide resistance for streptococci by age groups, 2011-2015

Figure HKW-2. Rates of macrolide resistance for streptococci by age groups, 2011-2015

  1. The susceptibility data for the following number of isolates were analyzed: S.pyogenes (484), S. agalactiae (4646), Group G streptococci (985) and S.pneumoniae (835).
  2. Non-susceptible isolates from all specimens.
  3. Nonsusceptible include both intermediate and resistant. Erythromycin was tested and used as an indicator for resistance to macrolides (e.g. clarithromycin, azithromycin)