Received: 14 February 2019
Accepted: 24 September 2019
First Online: 16 October 2019
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: Ethical approvals were obtained from the Higher Degrees Research and Ethics Committee of the School of Biomedical Sciences (approval number: SBS-509), Makerere University. The Ethics Committee waived the requirement for informed consent as the investigated isolates were obtained from clinical specimens referred to the diagnostic laboratory as part of routine care.
: Not applicable.
: David Kateete is an editorial board member for BMC Infectious Diseases.