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Table 1 PCR results for fleas collected from various rodents (n = 83)

From: Evidence of Yersinia pestis DNA from fleas in an endemic plague area of Zambia

Rodent host Number of Rodents sampled Rodents found with plague positive fleas Percentage
Gerbillurus 66 5 7.58 (95% CI = 2.82-17.5%)
Rattus 12 0 0
Mastomys 3 0 0
Saccostomus 2 0 0
Total 83 5 6.02 (95% CI = 2.24-14.1%)