Table 2.

Bacterial recovery

SampleaEDD (CFU)Duration of infection (days)Total CFU present in biopsyEstimated minimal doubling time (h)
142a6071.9 × 105 15
142b6071.7 × 104 21
1659366.0 × 105 12
1649377.0 × 104 18
  • a Volunteer number. Samples a and b were collected from different sites on the same volunteer.