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Table 3 Distribution of Eperythrozoon infection intensity

From: Infection rate of Eperythrozoon spp. in Chinese population: a systematic review and meta-analysis since the first Chinese case reported in 1991

Study   Number of positive Mild Moderate Severe
Tai, 1998 [21]   540 484 43 13
Zhao, 2001 [26]   153 98 39 16
Tao, 2001 [27]   57 44 11 2
Chen, 2003 [29]   866 367 157 342
Zhou, 2007 [32] Male 1295 963 240 92
  Female 1636 1229 304 103
Zhu, 2008 [35]   129 129 0 0
Qiu, 2010 [37] Symptomatic group 178 66 73 39
  Asymptomatic group 1301 855 320 126
Deng, 2010 [39]   25 25 0 0
Total (proportion)   6180 (100%) 4260 (68.93%) 1187 (19.21%) 733 (11.86%)