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Table 1 Clostridium difficile positive patients at Mahosot Hospital

From: Clostridium difficile infection in the Lao People’s Democratic Republic: first isolation and review of the literature

Case Age (Years) Toxin gene profile Ribotype Stool culture Clinical details Prior antibiotic use
1 35 A-B-CDT- QX 574 Negative Family contact of S. typhi patient Unknown
2 46 A + B + CDT- UK 020 Salmonella sp. Culture positive melioidosis, diarrhoea Yes: ofloxacin 5 days
3 1 A-B + CDT- UK 017 Salmonella sp. Chronic diarrhoea Yes: amoxicillin (unknown duration) ceftriaxone 3 days
4 1 A-B-CDT- QX 107 Negative Diarrhoea, 4–5 days Unknown
5 7 A + B + CDT- UK 014 Negative Diarrhoea, unknown duration Unknown