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Volume 9, Number 9—September 2003

Research

Hantavirus Infection in Humans and Rodents, Northwestern Argentina

Noemi Pini*Comments to Author , Silvana Levis*, Gladys Calderón*, Josefina Ramirez†, Daniel Bravo‡, Elena Lozano†, Carlos Ripoll§, Stephen St. Jeor¶, Thomas G. Ksiazek#, Ruben M. Barquez**††, and Delia Enria*
Author affiliations: *Instituto Nacional de Enfermedades Virales Humanas “Dr. Julio I. Maiztegui,” Pergamino, Argentina; †Hospital San Miguel, Yuto, Jujuy, Argentina; ‡Hospital Oscar Orias, Libertador General San Martín, Jujuy, Argentina; §Dirección de Epidemiología, Jujuy, Argentina; ¶University of Nevada, Reno, Nevada, USA; #Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA; **Universidad Nacional de Tucumán, Tucumán, Argentina; ††Consejo Nacional de Investigaciones Científicas y Técnicas, Tucumán, Argentina

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Table 1

Serologic findings for hantavirus antibodies by age, sex

Age (y) Females
Males
No. positive/tested (%) No. positive/tested (%)
0–9
0/29 (0)
0/23 (0)
10–19
0/45 (0)
2/28 (7.1)
20–29
1/28 (3.6)
3/35 (8.6)
30–39
0/30 (0)
4/28 (14.3)
40–49
4/30 (13.3)
3/18 (16.7)
50–59
0/21 (0)
1/9 (11.1)
>60
2/8 (25)
2/10 (20)
Without data

0/1
Total 7/191 (3.7) 15/150 (10)
 

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