Table 3.

papG alleles versus host characteristics among 57 papG+ E. coli urosepsis isolates

Associated host characteristic (n)No. (%) with associated characteristic
II only (n = 52)III only (n = 4)II + III (n = 1)
Any host compromise (47)29 (56)3 (75)0
Illness
 Any (26)15 (29)3 (75)0
 Diabetes (9)6 (12)00
 Cancer (13)7 (13)a3 (75)a0
 Immunosuppression (14)6 (12)2 (50)0
 Uremia (8)5 (10)1 (25)0
Urinary tract abnormality
 Any (31)18 (35)2 (50)0
 Upper urinary tract (8)2 (4)a2 (50)a0
Urinary tract instrumentation (16)8 (15)2 (50)0
Multiple compromising conditions
 ≥2 medical illnesses (15)8 (15)a3 (75)a0
 ≥2 medical illnesses plus urinary tract abnormality or instrumentation (11)5 (10)a3 (75)a0
  • a For II only versus III only,P < 0.05.