Serotype distribution and antimicrobial profile of Streptococcus pneumoniae isolated from adult patients with community-acquired pneumonia in Jakarta, Indonesia

Gina Amanda, Wisnu Tafroji, Dianiati Kusumo Sutoyo, Erlina Burhan, Budi Haryanto, Dodi Safari

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Abstract

Streptococcus pneumoniae is one of the primary causes of community-acquired pneumonia. The vaccine serotypes were dominant and could be isolated in 14% of adult patients, with serotype 3 being the most predominant (25%), followed by 6A, 6B, and 7F. Approximately, 44% of the isolates showed resistance to tetracycline.

Original languageEnglish
JournalJournal of Microbiology, Immunology and Infection
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Publication statusAccepted/In press - 2020

Keywords

  • Antibiotic resistance profile
  • Community-acquired pneumonia
  • Serotype
  • Streptococcus pneumoniae

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