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AR Bank # 0857 Providencia stuartii

Biosample Accession #: Biosample Accession data is not yet available.


Panel:  Plazomicin

MIC (μg/ml) Results and Interpretation
Drug MIC (μg/ml) INT
Amikacin 4S
Ampicillin 42R
Ampicillin/sulbactam 12S
Aztreonam <=2S
Cefazolin 4<=1R
Cefepime <=0.5S
Cefotaxime <=0.5S
Cefotaxime/clavulanic acid 1<=0.25---
Cefoxitin <=2S
Ceftazidime <=1S
Ceftazidime/avibactam 1<=0.5S
Ceftazidime/clavulanic acid 1<=0.5---
Ceftolozane/tazobactam 1<=0.5S
Ceftriaxone <=1S
Ciprofloxacin <=0.25S
Colistin >8R
Doripenem 0.25S
Ertapenem <=0.12S
Gentamicin >16R
Imipenem 1S
Imipenem+chelators 21---
Levofloxacin 0.5S
Meropenem <=0.12S
Piperacillin/tazobactam 1<=4S
Plazomicin 3>128R
Tetracycline >32R
Tigecycline 3>4R
Tobramycin >16R
Trimethoprim/sulfamethoxazole 11S
S – I –R Interpretation (INT) derived from CLSI 2018 M100 S28
Clinical and PK/PD data demonstrate colistin has limited clinical efficacy, even if an intermediate result is obtained. Alternative agents are strongly preferred. Colistin should be used in combination with one or more active antimicrobial agents. Consultation with an infectious disease specialist is recommended.

1 Reflects MIC of first component
2 Screen for metallo-beta-lactamase production [Rasheed et al. Emerging Infectious Diseases. 2013. 19(6):870-878]
3 Based on FDA break points
4 The interpretation of resistant is due to intrinsic resistance for this species-drug combination rather than the MIC. Refer to CLSI M100 for more information about intrinsic resistance”
Molecular Mechanism of Resistance

Medium: Trypticase Soy Agar with 5% Sheep Blood (BAP)

Temperature: 35°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic


Remove the sample vial to a container with dry ice or a freezer block. Keep vial on ice or block. (Do not let vial content thaw)

Open vial aseptically to avoid contamination

Using a sterile loop, remove a small amount of frozen isolate from the top of the vial

Aseptically transfer the loop to BAP

Use streak plate method to isolate single colonies

Incubate inverted plate at 35°C for 18-24 hrs.

Storage Temperature & Biosafety

Appropriate safety procedures should always be used with this material. Laboratory safety is discussed in the current publication of the BioSafety in Microbiological and Biomedical Laboratories (HHS Publication No. (CDC) 21-1112) from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and National Institutes of Health.

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