TABLE 2.

Intermittent shedding patterns for male participants (days 0 to 21)

Subject and testResult on daya
0123456789101112
Male 01
    LCR, urine++
    Culture+
Male 02
    LCR, urine+++
    Culture+
Male 03
    LCR, urine+++NS
    Culture+
Male 04
    LCR, urine++
    Culture+
Male 05
    LCR, urine++
    Culture+
Male 06
    LCR, urine++
    Culture+
Male 07
    LCR, urine+++
    Culture+
Male 08
    LCR, urine++NSNS+
    Culture+
Male 09
    LCR, urine+++
    Culture+
Male 10
    LCR, urine+NS+
    Culture+
Male 11
    LCR, urine+++NS+
    Culture+
Male 12
    LCR, urine++
    Culture+
Male 13
    LCR, urine++
    Culture+
  • a +, positive; −, negative; NS, no sample.