Volume 23, Number 1—January 2017
Haemophilus influenzae Type b Invasive Disease in Amish Children, Missouri, USA, 2014
|Patient no., community||Patient age, mo||Month of Hib diagnosis||Infection||Outcome||Capsule genes bexA/bexB||sodC||MLST|
|1, A||13||Jan||Septic arthritis||Recovered||+/+||−||ST6|
|3, B||13||May||Septic arthritis||Recovered||+/+||−||ST45|
*None of the children had previous underlying conditions. bexA, b capsule expression A; bexB, b capsule expression B; community A, Amish community in southwestern Missouri; community B, Amish community in northwestern Missouri; MLST, multilocus sequence type; sodC, superoxide dismutase gene.