TABLE 3.

Global characteristics of four nosocomial outbreaks caused by strains showing distinct PFGE profiles

Episode no.Strain no.SmaI profileNo. of strainsDuration (mo)
1141-147771
2148-166B192.5
3167-203Aa3712
3204-21244
4213-243Aa3115
4244-24533
  • a Different profiles were detected.