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Table 2 Distribution of major serotypes of 443 isolates of S. pneumoniae causing invasive pneumococcal disease in adults and children treated National Taiwan University Hospital from 2000 to 2012

From: Decline in the incidence of invasive pneumococcal disease at a medical center in Taiwan, 2000–2012

Serotype Adults (n = 275) Children (n = 168) Total (n = 443)
No. % No. % No. %
14 60 21.9 46 27.4 106 23.9
23F 42 15.3 15 8.9 57 12.9
6B 33 12.0 20 11.9 53 12.0
3 31 11.3 7 4.2 38 8.6
19F 30 10.9 17 10.1 47 10.6
4 9 3.3 0 0.0 9 2.0
19A 9 3.3 33 19.6 42 9.5
9V 7 2.5 5 3.0 12 2.7
23A 7 2.5 1 0.6 8 1.8
15B 5 1.8 9 5.4 14 3.2
20 5 1.8 2 1.2 7 1.6
Others 37 13.5 13 7.7 50 11.3
Total 275 100 168 100 443 100