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antibiogram

Microbiology The profile of an organism's susceptibility/resistance to a panel of antibiotics, which can be used to determine genetic relatedness of various bacteria Cf Molecular strain typing.

an·ti·bi·o·gram

(an'tē-bī'ō-gram)
A profile of the antimicrobial resistance and susceptibility of a particular microorganism.

antibiogram (anˈ·tē·bīˑ·ō·gram),

n method of testing the efficacy of antibiotics by introducing an antibiotic into the middle of a bacteria-laden petri dish. A clear zone indicates the bactericidal activity. The greater the diameter of the zone, the higher the efficacy of the antibiotic.

antibiogram

antibiotic sensitivity report.
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