Table 1.

Proportion of each clinical source group in which the fimbrial gene was present

Gene% of clinical group (n) with gene presenta
Animal commensal (32)Human commensal (57)ABU (54)Complicated UTI (45)Cystitis (38)Pyelonephritis (77)
c19360.75**0.460.740.84**0.76*0.79**
c23950.030.180.43**0.52***0.39*0.62***
yadN0.090.280.52*0.360.370.53**
aufA0.220.300.67***0.68***0.58***0.73***
ygiL0.190.260.57***0.57***0.61**0.66***
yfcV0.16**0.420.70**0.68***0.76***0.77***
sfaS0.030.050.24*0.070.24*0.08
papG30.090.090.260.02**0.29*0.14
papG20.030.230.20*0.550.160.74***
papG10.000.020.000.020.000.01
focH0.130.090.130.110.160.22
draC0.030.020.040.050.080.10
pixC0.020.020.060.070.130.09
ppdD1.001.001.000.981.000.97
yehA0.970.880.930.980.950.96
  • a As assessed by multiplex PCR. *, P < 0.05; **, P < 0.01; ***, P < 0.001 compared to the human commensal proportion.