ISSN: 1813-0410

Author : Ghazi Mahdi, Aamal

Isolation & Identification of aerobic bacteria Causing Infection eyes of newborn babies in in Al-Diwaniya city and its sensitivity to some antibiotics

Aamal Ghazi Mahdi

journal of kerbala university, Volume 4, Issue 4, Pages 68-76

(175)samples were collected from newborn children infected by Ophthalmia neonatorum contacting the Educational Hospital for children and & Delivery in Al Diwaniya city , (149) isolated of bacteria was isolated , the dominance to the gram positive bacteria, it was isolated (134) isolate with percentage(%89.93)included Staphylococcus aureus with percentage(%54.36)and Streptococcus pyogenes with percentage (% 35.57),while the gram negative bacteria with percentage(%10.06 ) at ( 15 )isolate included : Pseudomonas aeroginosa (% 6.71), Neisseria gonorrhoeae ( %1.34 ) , Proteus spp ( % 1.34 ) , Moraxella lacunata ( % 0.67 ) .As for the effect of antibiotics on bacteria it was found the most powerfull antibiotic on Staphylococcus aureus was Cefotaxim with percentage (%81.50) then Erythromycin with percentage (% 61.59) as has been Cefotaxim the most powerfull antibiotic on Streptococcus pyogenes with percentage ( % 83.45 ) then Cephalexin with percentage(%70.27) ,while the lowest effective antibiotic on Staphylococcus aureus and Streptococcus pyogenes was Amikacin with percentage(% 2.57) and(%1.20) respectively.