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Table 9 Examples of colistin resistance in E.coli strains isolated from healthy and diseased pigs in different countries (Modified from Kempf et al. [51])

From: Swine enteric colibacillosis: diagnosis, therapy and antimicrobial resistance

Country Origin of the isolates % of resistance/non-wild type strains Reference
France faeces, healthy pigs 0.5% [62]
Sweden healthy pigs 0% [63]
Denmark healthy pigs 0% [64]
Belgium pigs with diarrhoea 9.6% [65]
Croatia pigs with diarrhoea 3% [66]
Brazil pigs with diarrhoea 28.1% [53]
UK Slaughterhouse, healthy pigs 34,1% [67]
China pigs with diarrhoea 33.3% [68]