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Table 2 Reporting coverage of typhoid cases by hospital and final diagnosis, Klang Valley, Malaysia (n = 387)

From: The burden of typhoid fever in Klang Valley, Malaysia, 2011–2015

Diagnosis aReported (n, %) n, % aNot Reported (n, %) n, %
Government hospital Private hospital Government hospital Private hospital
Confirmed with culture test 67.0
(n = 140)
33.0
(n = 69)
100 (n = 209) 78.6
(n = 44)
21.4
(n = 12)
100
(n = 56)
Not Confirmed with culture test (Typhidot test) 48.0
(n = 12)
52.0
(n = 13)
100
(n = 25)
0
(n = 0)
100
(n = 97)
100
(n = 97)
  65.0
(n = 152)
35.0
(n = 82)
100
(n = 234)
28.8
(n = 44)
71.2
(n = 109)
100
(n = 153)
  1. aDefinition as in the methodology section (case definition)