Skip to main content

Advertisement

Table 1 The infection rate and subtype distribution of Blastocystis in kindergarten children at different locations in Xinjiang, China

From: Genetic diversity of Blastocystis in kindergarten children in southern Xinjiang, China

Collection siteSexNo. positive/total no. examined (%)Subtype
TumushukeMale4/33 (12.1)ST1C (n = 1); ST3A (n = 2); ST3B (n = 1)
Female1/29 (3.5)ST3A (n = 1)
Subtotal5/62 (8.1)ST1C (n = 1); ST3A (n = 3); ST3B (n = 1)
PayzawatMale0/14 (0) 
Female1/11 (9.1)ST3A (n = 1)
Subtotal1/25 (4.0)ST3A (n = 1)
ShufuMale3/26 (11.5)ST1B (n = 1); ST3A (n = 1); ST3B (n = 1)
Female6/22 (27.3)ST1D (n = 1); ST3A (n = 3); ST3B (n = 2)
Subtotal9/48 (18.8)ST1B (n = 1); ST1D (n = 1); ST3A (n = 4); ST3B (n = 3)
YopurgaMale6/34 (17.7)ST1A (n = 1); ST1B (n = 1); ST2A (n = 1); ST3A (n = 3)
Female9/29 (31.0)ST1B (n = 1); ST1E (n = 1); ST2A (n = 2); ST2B (n = 1); ST3A (n = 3); ST3B (n = 1)
Subtotal15/63 (23.8)ST1A (n = 1); ST1B (n = 2); ST1E (n = 1); ST2A (n = 3); ST2B (n = 1); ST3A (n = 6); ST3B (n = 1)
YechengMale7/46 (15.2)ST1A (n = 5); ST3A (n = 2)
Female9/43 (20.9)ST1A (n = 6); ST3A (n = 3)
Subtotal16/89 (18.0)ST1A (n = 11); ST3A (n = 5)
HotanMale8/40 (20.0)ST1A (n = 3); ST1B (n = 2); ST1C (n = 1); ST3B (n = 2)
Female3/40 (7.5)ST1B (1); ST3A (1); ST3B (1)
Subtotal11/80 (13.8)ST1A (n = 3); ST1B (n = 3); ST1C (n = 1); ST3A (n = 1); ST3B (n = 3)
BaichengMale2/11 (18.2)ST3A (n = 1); ST3B (n = 1)
Female1/12 (8.3)ST3A (n = 1)
Subtotal3/23 (13.0)ST3A (n = 2); ST3B (n = 1)
PoskamMale1/17 (5.9)ST1C (n = 1)
Female1/18 (5.6)ST1A (n = 1)
Subtotal2/35 (5.7)ST1A (n = 1); ST1C (n = 1)
KuqaMale3/19 (15.8)ST3A (n = 1); ST3B (n = 2)
Female1/19 (5.3)ST3A (n = 1)
Subtotal4/38 (10.5)ST3A (n = 2); ST3B (n = 2)
PishanMale5/16 (31.3)ST1C (n = 1); ST2C (n = 2); ST3A (n = 2)
Female2/21 (9.5)ST2C (n = 1); ST3A (n = 1)
Subtotal7/37 (18.9)ST1C (n = 1); ST2C (n = 3); ST3A (n = 3)
LopMale5/43 (11.6)ST1A (n = 1); ST1B (n = 2); ST3A (n = 1); ST3B (n = 1)
Female9/66 (13.6)ST1A (n = 1); ST1B (n = 5); ST1F (n = 1); ST2D (n = 1); ST3A (n = 1)
Subtotal14/109 (12.8)ST1A (n = 2); ST1B (n = 7); ST1F (n = 1); ST2D (n = 1); ST3A (n = 2); ST3B (n = 1)
TotalMale44/299 (14.7)ST1A (n = 10); ST1B (n = 6); ST1C (n = 4); ST2A (n = 1); ST2C (n = 2); ST3A (n = 13); ST3B (n = 8)
Female43/310 (13.9)ST1A (n = 8); ST1B (n = 7); ST1D (n = 1); ST1E (n = 1); ST1F (n = 1); ST2A (n = 2); ST2B (n = 1); ST2C (n = 1); ST2D (n = 1); ST3A (n = 16); ST3B (n = 4)
 87/609 (14.3)ST1A (n = 18); ST1B (n = 13); ST1C (n = 4); ST1D (n = 1); ST1E (n = 1); ST1F (n = 1); ST2A (n = 3); ST2B (n = 1); ST2C (n = 3); ST2D (n = 1); ST3A (n = 29); ST3B (n = 12)
  1. Note: P > 0.05 for the difference in prevalence of Blastocystis between males and females