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Table 1 Serovar distribution of NTS in blood and stool and its' blood invasive ratio (BIR)

From: Non-typhoidal Salmonella bacteraemia: Epidemiology, clinical characteristics and its' association with severe immunosuppression

Serovar Serogroup Blood isolates (%)
n = 55
Stool isolates (%)
n = 121
BIR*
Enteritidis D 40 (72.7) 19 (15.7) 67.8
Paratyphi b B 3 (5.5) 8 (6.6) 27.3
Choleraesuis C 1 (1.8) 3 (2.5) 25.0
Senflenberg E 1 (1.8) 3 (2.5) 25.0
Blegdam D 3 (5.5) 10 (8.3) 23.0
Tshiongwe C 2 (3.6) 8 (6.6) 20.0
Hato B 1 (1.8) 4 (3.3) 20.0
Corvallis C 4 (7.2) 23 (19.0) 14.8
Waltevreden E 0 (0.0) 14 (11.6) 0
Limete B 0 (0.0) 8 (6.6) 0
Typhimurium B 0 (0.0) 6 (5.0) 0
Others   0 (0.0) 15 (12.4) 0
  1. * BIR = (B/T) × 100 (B = blood isolates and T = total blood+stool isolates)