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routinely based on the empiric selection of systemic antimicrobial agents with known efficacy against S intermedius . 8 When empiric treatment is unsuccessful, bacterial culture and antimicrobial susceptibility testing may be performed by obtaining a

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are ineffective in vivo. In 1 study, 11 all 17 foals treated with a combination of penicillin and gentamicin for pneumonia caused by R equi died despite results of in vitro antimicrobial susceptibility testing that indicated all R equi isolates

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characterization, species identification, and antimicrobial susceptibility testing. Antimicrobial susceptibility testing Antimicrobial susceptibility of recovered isolates was determined via commercially available susceptibility cards (VITEK colorimeter

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researchers to make comparisons and correlations with in vitro data on frequency distributions of susceptibility results reported here. ABBREVIATIONS AST Antimicrobial susceptibility testing CLSI Clinical and Laboratory Standards

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identification and antimicrobial susceptibility testing. A solution of 0.05% povidone-iodine was used to lavage the uterus. Oxytocin (20 U, IM, q 6 h) was given after lavage to encourage evacuation of uterine contents. Bacteriologic culture results indicated

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results via tube coagulase testing was also positive for clumping factor as determined via slide coagulase testing with rabbit plasma. Antimicrobial susceptibility testing —Results of the antimicrobial susceptibility testing revealed that 71 of the 110

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damage to the synovial structures. 3 However, use of targeted antimicrobial treatment requires bacterial culture and antimicrobial susceptibility testing, which can take days, depending on the growth rate of the bacteria and the culture media used. 4 In

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history, clinical signs, diagnostic imaging findings, cytologic and microbiological findings, and treatment. Microbiological testing —Microbiological culture and antimicrobial susceptibility testing was performed at the Clinical Microbiology Laboratory

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promoting antimicrobial stewardship that have been successful in human medicine. Microbial culture and antimicrobial susceptibility testing plays an important role in antimicrobial stewardship, 42,43 and its use is recommended to combat inappropriate

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-PCR assay was also used for isolate identification. Campylobacter isolates were frozen in 2% skimmed milk at −70°C in preparation for antimicrobial susceptibility testing and final identification by the use of the m-PCR procedure. 20 Differentiation of

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