INCIDENCE OF SENSITIVITY OF HELICOBACTER PYLORI IN RAW AND POWDERED MILK TO SOME ANTIBIOTICS GROUPS USED IN EGYPT
Keywords:raw milk , powdered milk , Helicobacter pylori , antibiotics
A total of 120 random samples of raw milk were collected from dairy farms, farmers houses, street vendors and milk powder ( 30 samples each ) in clean, dry and sterile containers from different localities in Assiut city , Egypt . From January to October , 2018. The results showed that the Incidence of Helicobacter species in the examined raw milk collected from ( dairy farms , farmers houses , street vendors ) and milk powder samples were 4 (1.33 %) , 3 ( 1.00% ) , 5 (1.66 % ) and 1 ( 0.33 % ) respectively , While the Incidence of Helicobacter pylori in the same samples of examined raw milk and milk powder samples were 2 (0.66 %) , 2 ( 0.66% ) , 3 (1.00 % ) and 0 ( 0.00 % ) respectively , That means that the frequency distribution of Helicobacter pylori to Helicobacter species in the examined raw milk and milk powder samples were 50 ,66.6,60 and 0.00 % respectively , and the Degree of sensitivity of Helicobacter pylori to both Tetracycline 30mg , Cephalothine 30 mg and Ampicillin 10 μg were high sensitive ( 100 % ) , while that the Degree of sensitivity of it to Clarithromycin 15 mg and Erythromycin 5 μg were moderate sensitive (75%) and low sensitive to Augmentin 10 mg (50%) . in other hand Helicobacter pylori were Resistant to both Amoxicillin 10 mg and Unasyn 20 mg .The healthy importance of Helicobacter pylori and methods of control are discussed.