Volume 24, Number 12—December 2018
Capnocytophaga canimorsus Capsular Serovar and Disease Severity, Helsinki Hospital District, Finland, 2000–2017
|Age, y, median (IQR)
|Immune compromised||73||7 (9.6)|
|Contact with dog||73|
|Not known||21 (28.8)|
|Contact but not bitten||15 (20.5)|
|Regular ward or emergency department||45 (64.3)|
|High surveillance unit||11 (15.7)|
|Intensive care unit
|Length of hospital stay, d, median (IQR)||62||6 (3–13.3)|
|Deaths at day 30||73||3 (4.1)|
|Deaths at 1 y||61||4 (6.6)|
*Values are no. (%) patients except as indicated. IQR, interquartile range.
†Because of missing data, number of patients in each category varied.
1These first authors contributed equally to this article.
2These authors were co–principal investigators.
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