TABLE 3.

Phenotype and genotype distribution of CNS by species

Species (no. of isolates) and phenotypeNo. of isolates of with:
PhenotypeaGenotype
CsCr-indCr-constermAermCmsrAermA msrAermC msrAermA ermC msrA
S. epidermidis (68)91643
    Cs009000
    Cr-ind3110110
    Cr-const10300300
S. haemolyticus (20)749
    Cs007000
    Cr-ind130000
    Cr-const110034
S. simulans (3)012
    Cr-ind101000
    Cr-const010000
S. auricularis (3)003210000
S. hominis (3)030030000
S. warneri (2)200002000
S. capitis (1)001010000
  • a Determined by standard disk diffusion test and disk induction test. Abbreviations are as defined for Table 2.