TABLE 4.

TTC genotypes of M. leprae obtained from household leprosy casesa

CasePatient (TTC genotype) in supposed index casePatient(s) (TTC genotype) in other household cases
1Father (10)Son (10)
2Father (18)Son (10)
3Son (13)Father (13), daughter (13), son (13)
Son (13)
4Son (8)Son (8)
5Son (12)Son (12), son (14)
  • a At least two samples from different lesions were examined from each patient.