Volume 27, Number 3—March 2021
Tropheryma whipplei in Feces of Patients with Diarrhea in 3 Locations on Different Continents
|Location||Specimens without T. whipplei
||Specimens with T. whipplei
|No. specimens||No. (rate) of enteropathogens||No. specimens||No. (rate) of enteropathogens|
|Centurion, South Africa||80||40 (0.50)||17||10 (0.59)|
|Singapore||164||145 (0.88)||29||38 (1.31)|
|Total†||534||245 (0.46)||56||51 (0.91)|
*Total numbers and rates per specimen of all enteropathogens across all specimens collected at each site; multiple pathogens in a single specimen were counted as multiple entries. †Incidence rate χ2, p<0.0001.
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