Table 1.

Genera and number of strains used to evaluate the SSI enteric medium

Speciesn
Gram-negative bacteria
Salmonella spp.
  Salmonella typhi 2
  Salmonella paratyphi 3
  OtherSalmonella spp.65
 Shigella spp.
  Shigella dysenteriae 2
  OtherShigella spp.29
 Vibrio spp.
  Vibrio cholerae 7
  Other Vibriospp.2
 Yersinia spp.
  Yersinia enterocolitica 21
  Other Yersinia spp.7
 Citrobacter spp.3
 Escherichia coli 16
 Klebsiella spp.12
 Providencia spp.11
 Proteus spp.20
 Enterobacter spp.17
 Serratia spp.16
 Erwinia spp.1
 Alcaligenes spp.4
 Aeromonas spp.7
 Burkholderia spp.1
 Agrobacterium spp.2
 Cedecea spp.1
 Acinetobacter spp.4
 Flavobacterium spp.1
 Moraxella spp.1
 Pseudomonas spp.5
 Shewanella spp.1
 Plesiomonas spp.1
 Flavimonas spp.1
 Xanthomonas spp.1
 Subtotal264
Gram-positive bacteria
 Staphylococcusspp.4
 Enterococcus spp.2
 Streptococcusspp.5
 Subtotal11
 Total275