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Volume 25, Number 2—February 2019

Human Pasteurellosis Health Risk for Elderly Persons Living with Companion Animals

Sándor Körmöndi, Gabriella TerhesComments to Author , Zoltán Pál, Endre Varga, Mária Harmati, Kriszina Buzás, and Edit Urbán
Author affiliations: University of Szeged, Szeged, Hungary (S. Körmöndi, G. Terhes, Z. Pál, E. Varga, K. Buzás, E. Urbán); Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Szeged (M. Harmati, K. Buzás)

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Table 3

Presence of underlying disease in cases of local and invasive Pasteurella spp. infections among patients in Szeged, Hungary, 2002–2015

Underlying disease No. (%) patients
Local infection Invasive infection
Malignancy 0 10 (20.8)
Cardiac 0 6 (12.5)
Diabetes mellitus 4 (3.5) 6 (12.5)
Pulmonary 0 2 (4.2)
Hepatic (cirrhosis) 0 2 (4.2)
Prosthesis 0 2 (4.2)
Psychiatric 1 (0.9) 1 (2.1)
Genetic (Down syndrome) 0 1 (2.1)
Multiple 1 (0.9) 7 (14.6)
No data
106 (93)
11 (22.9)
Total 114 (100) 48 (100)

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