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Table 2 Typing data for 18 Clostridium difficile patient isolates, March 1, 2010 to February 28, 2011

From: Detection of Clostridium difficile infection clusters, using the temporal scan statistic, in a community hospital in southern Ontario, Canada, 2006–2011

Ribotype Number of Clostridium difficileisolates (%) Toxin genes
027 6 (33.3) tcdA, tcdB, cdtA
001 3 (16.7) tcdA, tcdB
V 2 (11.1) tcdA, tcdB
Y 2 (11.1) tcdA, tcdB, cdtA
AF 1 (5.6) tcdA, tcdB
T 1 (5.6) tcdA, tcdB
CMFA 1 (5.6) tcdA, tcdB
CMFB 1 (5.6) tcdA, tcdB
CMFC 1 (5.6) tcdA, tcdB, cdtA
  1. tcdA = Toxin A.
  2. tcdB = Toxin B.
  3. cdtA = Binary toxin.