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Table 4 Matrix of the combined detections of microorganisms of relevance because of their clinical or public health significance in the assessed unaccompanied minor refugees (UMRs)

From: Microbiological screenings for infection control in unaccompanied minor refugees: the German Armed Forces Medical Service’s experience

  G. duodenalis
n = 20
S. stercoralis
n = 2
S. mansoni
n = 13
H. nana
n = 3
C. jejuni
n = 1
anti-HBc-antibodies
n = 26
HBs-antigen
n = 3
EPEC
n = 12
EIEC
n = 2
EAEC
n = 5
G. duodenalis
n = 20
  1/2
(50%)
5/13
(38.5%)
0/3
(0%)
0/1
(0%)
4/26
(15.4%)
0/3
(0%)
1/12
(8.3%)
0/2
(0%)
1/5
(20%)
S. stercoralis
n = 2
1/20
(5%)
  1/13
(7.7%)
0/3
(0%)
0/1
(0%)
0/26
(0%)
0/3
(0%)
0/12
(0%)
0/2
(0%)
0/5
(0%)
S. mansoni n = 13 5/20
(25%)
1/2
(50%)
  0/3
(0%)
1/1
(100%)
5/26
(19.2%)
1/3
(33.3%)
1/12
(8.3%)
0/2
(0%)
1/ 5
(20%)
H. nana
n = 3
0/20
(0%)
0/2
(0%)
0/13
(0%)
  0/1
(0%)
0/26
(0%)
0/3
(0%)
0/12
(0%)
0/2
(0%)
0/5
(0%)
C. jejuni
n = 1
0/20
(0%)
0/2
(0%)
1/13
(7.7%)
0/3
(0%)
  0/26
(0%)
0/3
(0%)
0/12
(0%)
0/2
(0%)
0/5
(0%)
anti-HBc-
n = 26
2/20
(10%)
0/2
(0%)
5/13
(38.5%)
0/3
(0%)
0/1
(0%)
  3/3
(100%)
0/12
(0%)
1/2
(50%)
1/5
(20%)
HBs-antigen
n = 3
0/3
(0%)
0/2
(0%)
1/13
(7.7%)
0 /3
(0%)
0/1
(0%)
3/26
(11.5%)
  0/12
(0%)
0/2
(0%)
0/5
(0%)
EPEC
n = 12
1/20
(5%)
0/2
(0%)
1/13
(7.7%)
0/3
(0%)
0/1
(0%)
0/26
(0%)
0/3
(0%)
  0/2
(0%)
1/5
(20%)
EIEC
n = 2
0/20
(0%)
0/2
(0%)
0/13
(0%)
0/3
(0%)
0/1
(0%)
1/26
(3.8%)
0/3
(0%)
0/12
(0%)
  0/5
(0%)
EAEC
n = 5
1/20
(5%)
0/2
(0%)
1/13
(7.7%)
0/3
(0%)
0/1
(0%)
1/26
(3.8%)
0/3
(0%)
1/5
(20%)
0/2
(0%)
 
  1. All assessments of UMRs were negative for C. parvum, E. histolytica, C. cayetanensis, Shigella spp./EIEC, C. jejuni, Yersinia spp., soil-associated nematodes (A. lumbricoides, Ancylostoma spp., N. americanus, S. stercoralis), EHEC, and ETEC