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Table 2 Frequency of Staphylococcus aureus isolates among clinical specimens

From: Prevalence of enterotoxin genes (SEA to SEE) and antibacterial resistant pattern of Staphylococcus aureus isolated from clinical specimens in Assiut city of Egypt

Type of specimens No. of examined specimens Mannitol fermentative
S. aureus isolates
Pigments on MSA β-hemolysis isolates
yellow Lemony yellow White
No % No % No % No % No %
Urine 29 16 55.1 8 50 8 50 16 55.1
Abscess 20 15 75 8 53.3 2 13.3 5 33.3 15 75
Wounds 15 9 60 5 55.5 4 44.4 9 60
Nasal swabs 11 6 54.5 1 16. 6 5 83.3 6 54.5
Total 75 46 61.3 22 47.8 2 4.3 22 47.8 46 61.3