TABLE 1.

Patient characteristicsc

Patient no.SexaCurrent age (yr)Time (yr) since hospitalizationSerogroupb
1M419C 2a P1.5
3F298C2a P1.5, P1.2
5F418C2a P1.5
7F226C
8M269C
9M289C2b P1.2
10M3111C 2a P1.5
  • a M, male; F, female.

  • b All identifications were made by PCR.

  • c All patients were white.