Table 2.

Results of PCR Testing for Febrile Infants

SpecimenPCR-positive/Total Tested (%)
Blood55 /328  (16.7)
Blood, July–November 199741 /143  (28.7)
CSF62 /313  (19.8)
CSF, July–November 199746 /137  (33.6)
Urine20 /252  (7.9)
Throat21 /72  (29.1)