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Volume 6, Number 4—August 2000

Dispatch

Sin Nombre Virus in Deer Mice Captured Inside Homes, Southwestern Montana

Amy J. Kuenzi*Comments to Author , Richard J. Douglass*, and Clifford W. Bond†

Author affiliations: *Montana Tech, Butte, Montana, USA; †Montana State University, Bozeman, Montana, USA

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Table

Distribution of antibody-positive and -negative deer mice, by sex, age,1 and evidence of injuries.

Characteristic Antibody PositiveNo. (%) Antibody NegativeNo. (%) Total(%)
Sex
Male 5 (71.4) 18 (64.3) 23 (65.7)
Female 2 (28.6) 10 (35.7) 12 (34.3)
Total 7 28 35
Age
Juvenile 1 (14.3) 1 (3.7) 2 (5.9)
Subadult 2 (28.6) 11 (40.7) 13 (38.2)
Adult 4 (57.1) 15 (55.6) 19 (55.9)
Total 7 27 34
Injuries
Yes 1 (14.3) 3 (10.7) 4 (11.4)
No 6 (85.7) 25 (89.3) 31 (88.6)
Total 7 28 35

1Age information was not collected for one mouse.

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