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Table 1 PCR testing for Orientia tsutsugamushi on spleen, lung and liver tissue (aggregate results) of different small mammal species by site

From: Orientia tsutsugamushi dynamics in vectors and hosts: ecology and risk factors for foci of scrub typhus transmission in northern Thailand

Study site Ban Song Kwair (BSK) (%) Ban Mae Mon (BMM) (%) Ban Thoet Thai (BTT) (%) Total (% positive)
Bandicota indica 5/21 (24) 21 (23.8)
Berylmys berdmorei 0/1 (0) 1 (0)
Berylmys bowersi 1/1 (100) 0/2 (0) 4 (25)
Callosciurus erythraeus 0/1 (0) 1 (0)
Maxomys surifer 0/3 (0) 3 (0)
Menetes berdmorei 0/1 (0) 0/3 (0) 4 (0)
Mus caroli 0/1 (0) 0/1 (0) 2 (0)
Mus cookii 1/8 (13) 1/2 (50) 10 (20)
Niviventer fulvescens 0/1 (0) 2 (0)
Rattus andamanensis 6/19 (32) 19 (31.5)
Rattus exulans 3/16 (19) 1/2 (50) 18 (22.2)
Rattus nitidus 2/8 (25) 0/1 (0) 0/1 (0) 10 (20)
Rattus sp. 2/2 (100) 2 (100)
Rattus tanezumi 3/13 (23) 5/20 (25) 8/17 (47) 50 (32)
Suncus murinus 0/2 (0) 2 (0)
Tupaia glis 0/1 (0) 0/5 (0) 6 (0)
Total 16/64 (25) 7/43 (16) 15/48 (31) 155 (24.5)