Volume 15, Number 5—May 2009
Virulent Strain of Hepatitis E Virus Genotype 3, Japan
|Patient no.||Age, y/sex||Residence||Month of disease onset||Diagnosis||Nadir PT, %||Presumed route of transmission||Isolate name|
|1||50/M||Saitama||1997 Apr||Acute hepatitis||100||Unknown||JIO-Sai97L|
|2||76/M||Tottori||2004 Jan||Acute hepatitis||92||Unknown||JYM-Tot04L|
|3||63/M||Okinawa||2004 May||Acute hepatitis||46||Unknown||JYU-Oki04L|
|4||71/F||Okayama||2004 Dec||Acute hepatitis||75||Pig liver||JSS-Oka04L|
|5||65/M||Tottori||2005 Jun||Acute severe hepatitis||34||Unknown||JIY-Tot05L|
|6||78/M||Okinawa||2005 Jul||Acute hepatitis||92||Pig meat||JSO-Oki05L|
|7||63/M||Kagawa||2006 Mar||Acute hepatitis||45†||Wild boar meat||JTK-Kag06C|
|8||79/M||Kyoto||2006 Sep||Fulminant hepatitis||27||Unknown||JSW-Kyo-FH06L|
*PT, prothrombin time.
†Only 1 determination was made.
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