TABLE 3

Distribution of Pediatric C difficile NAP Types by Epidemiologic Class

Strain TypeCA (n = 101)Health Care–Associateda (n = 31)
NAP122 (22)8 (26)
NAP411 (11)4 (13)
NAP 7 or NAP84 (4)0 (0)
NAP98 (8)1 (3)
NAP1111 (11)6 (19)
Otherb45 (44)12 (39)
  • Data are presented as n (%). N = 132.

  • a CO-HCFA (n = 29) and HCFO (n = 2) cases were combined.

  • b Other NAP types include NAP2, NAP3, NAP6, NAP10, NAP12, and unnamed.