Volume 17, Number 10—October 2011
Rickettsia honei Infection in Human, Nepal, 2009
|Species tested||IgG/IgM titer by date
|Apr 20||Apr 24||Apr 29||May 15|
|R. conorii subsp. israelensis||Neg||Neg||Neg||128/16|
|R. conorii subsp. conorii||Neg||Neg||Neg||128/16|
|R. conorii subsp. mongolitimonae||Neg||Neg||Neg||128/18|
|R. conorii subsp. indica||Neg||Neg||64/32||64/32|
|Orientia tsutsugamushi serotype Kawasaki||Neg||Neg||Neg||64/64|
|O. tsutsugamushi serotype Gilliam||Neg||Neg||Neg||Neg|
*Ig, immunoglobulin; neg, negative. Titer cutoff values were >128 for IgG and >64 for IgM. A negative titer was reported when an initial serum screening result was negative. A titer of 0 was reported when an initial screening result was positive but no Ig was detected.
1These authors equally contributed to this article.