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Table 1 Basic characterization of patients and acquisition of infection

From: Cases of typhoid fever in Copenhagen region: a retrospective study of presentation and relapse

  Number of patients
Total number 19 (100%)
Women 11 (58%)
Age, median 26 (range 15–40)
VFR- traveller 17 (89%)
Days spent abroad, median 30 (range 14–150)
Days since return to Denmark, median 16 range (0–26)
Days since onset of symptoms, median 6.5 (range 0–26)
Vaccinated against typhoid fever 0 (0%)
Acquisition in Pakistan 14 (74%)
Acquisition in Asia outside Pakistan 3 (16%)
Acquisition in Middle East 1 (5%)
Acquisition in Sub-Saharan Africa 1 (5%)