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Table 1 Serotype distribution of Salmonella, DEC, Shigella and other bacterial pathogens isolated from acute diarrheal patients

From: Characteristics of bacterial pathogens associated with acute diarrhea in children under 5 years of age: a hospital-based cross-sectional study

Pathogens No. of isolates
Salmonella spp. 43/508(8.5 %)
  O4Hi 18/43(41.9 %)
  O4Hb 6/43(14.0 %)
  O9Hd 4/43(9.3 %)
  O4Hf 3/43(7.0 %)
  O4Hd 3/43 (7.0 %)
  O7Hk 3/43(7.0 %)
  O7Hf 2/43(4.7 %)
  O7Hr 2/43(4.7)
  O4Hh 1/43(2.2 %)
  O2Ha 1/43(2.2 %)
DEC 24/508(47.2 %)
  EPEC 11/24(45.8 %)
  STEC 10/24(41.7 %)
  EAEC 3/24(12.5 %)
  EIEC 0
  ETEC 0
Campylobacter spp 15/508(3.0 %)
  Campylobacter jejuni 15/15(100 %)
Aeromonas spp 10/508(19.7 %)
  Aeromonas hydrophila 8/10(80 %)
  Aeromonas sobria 1/10 (10 %)
  Aeromonas veronii 1/10(10 %)
Shigella spp. 6/508(1.2 %)
  S. flexneri 4/6(66.7 %)
  S. sonnei 2/6 (33.3 %)
Vibrio spp 3/508(0.6 %)
  Vibrio parahaemolyticus 3/3(100 %)
Yersinia spp 1/508(0.2 %)
  Yersinia enterocolitica 1/1 (100 %)
Vibro cholerae 0
Plesiomonas spp 0