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Acute conjunctivitis: Laboratory results, 2016

Acute conjunctivitis: Laboratory results, 2016

   Months Bacteria Viruses
No. of specimens* No. positive No. of specimens* No. positive
Staphylococcus aureus Haemophilus influenzae Others Total Adenovirus Coxsackie A virus type 24v Others Total
Jan - Mar 42 1 0 0 1 28 2 0 5 7
Apr - Jun 43 0 4 0 4 19 0 0 1 1
Jul - Sep 54 0 3 4 7 27 3 0 0 3
Oct - Dec 58 2 4 5 11 30 1 0 3 4
Total 197 3 11 9 23 104 6 0 9 15


Note :
*Specimens for testing were collected from 64 General Out-patient Clinics and some 30 general practitioners.