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Table 4 Bacterial infections according to age and gender

From: Improved detection of microbiological pathogens: role of partner and non-governmental organizations

  Sample [n (%)]
Variable Blood Urine Stool CSF
Sex
 M 35 (50) 95 (26.5) 7 (36.8) 79 (54.1)
 F 35 (50) 263 (73.5) 12 (63.2) 67 (45.9)
p-value 0.51 < 0.01 0.65 0.21
Age (years)
 0–5 16 (22.9) 64 (17.9) 2 (10.5) 25 (16.9)
 6–18 9 (12.9) 47 (13.1) 0 46 (31.1)
  > 18 45 (64.2) 247 (69) 17 (89.5) 77 (52)
p-value 0.52 0.07 0.15 0.62