Table 1.

CDT mutant trial responses to inoculation of liveH. ducreyi strainsa

Subject no.Days of observationIsolateInitial no. of papulesFinal outcome of initial papules
No. of papulesNo. of pustulesNo. resolved
1216350002020
35000.3033030
12514350002011
35000.3032002
1268350002020
35000.3032011
1279350002011
35000.3033021
1288350002011
35000.3032011
1298350002011
35000.3033021
  • a Note: each volunteer was inoculated at two sites with the parent (35000) and at three sites with the CDT mutant (35000.303).