TABLE 3.

MLSTs of each of the four serotypes that were most often identified from children with PPE

Serotype (no. of isolates)MLST (% of total for serotype)a
1 (17)227 (12)
304 (12)
306 (35)
2126 (SLV 227) (6)
4288 (24)
4289 (6)
4290 (SLV 306) (12)
3 (14)180 (86)
1468, 2570 (SLV 180) (14)
19A (13)199 (77)
667 (SLV 199) (8)
4303 (SLV 199) (8)
2348 (8)
7F (2)191 (50)
4292 (SLV 191) (50)
  • a SLV indicates that the ST varies at a single locus.