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Table 2 Comparison of the HBV infection of children between the HBsAg+ HBeAg- group and HBsAg + HBeAg+ group

From: Survey of HBsAg-positive pregnant women and their infants regarding measures to prevent maternal-infantile transmission

  Single-positive group (127) Double-positive group (31)   
Infants Outcome n (%) n (%) χ2 P
Intrauterine infection    4.6875 0.0304
   yes 1(1.9) 4(19.1)   
   no 53(98.1) 17(80.9)   
HBsAb positive    0.0541 0.8161
   yes 14(25.9) 6(28.6)   
   no 40(74.1) 15(71.4)   
HBV serological markers full-negative    3.5465 0.0597
   yes 39(62.2) 11(52.3)   
   no 13(37.8) 10(47.7)   
  1. (HBV serological markers include the five items in table 1.)