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Table 1 Detection of S. aureus and MRSA among specimens from different animals sampled from September, 2013 to August, 2014

From: Investigation of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus among clinical isolates from humans and animals by culture methods and multiplex PCR

Animal No. tested S. aureus positive (%) MRSA positive (%)
Cattle (Mastitic milk, pus and wound swab) 55 18 (32.7)
Dog (Nasal Swab) 36 09 (25.0) 04 (44.4)
Cat (Nasal Swab) 09 02 (22.2)
Total 100 29 (29.0) 04 (13.8)
  1. 49. -: Not detected