Table 2

Salmonella Enteritidis, by phage type and clinical features, Ontario, Canada (n = 199)
Clinical information Phage type data
[Yes/Na(%)]
PT8 PT13a Non-PT8/ non-PT13a
Diarrhea 72/73 (99) 49/50 (98) 74/75 (99)
Abdominal cramps 71/73 (97) 39/50 (78) 69/75 (92)
Fever 55/68 (81) 39/48 (81) 55/70 (79)
Nausea 37/72 (51) 25/48 (52) 37/71 (52)
Vomiting 32/73 (44) 19/50 (38) 31/75 (41)
Emergency room visit 34/71 (48) 19/47 (40) 39/75 (52)
Hospitalization 11/35 (31) 7/20 (35) 14/39 (36)

a) N-Total number of phage types.

Varga et al.

Varga et al. BMC Public Health 2012 12:866   doi:10.1186/1471-2458-12-866

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