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Table 1 Distribution of main characteristics of confirmed and possible outbreak cases (N = 78)

From: A description of a hepatitis A outbreak in men who have sex with men and public health measures implemented in Seine-Maritime department, Normandy, France, 2017

Characteristics N (%)
Sex
 Male 69 (88%)
 Female 9 (12%)
Median age (minimum-maximum) 42 (18–70)
Case status
 Confirmed 48 (61%)
 Possible 30 (39%)
Distribution of genetic sequence in confirmed genotype IA cases (N = 48)
 VRD_521_V1 28 (60%)
 RIVM HAV16–090 19 (40%)
 V16–25801 0
 Not available 1
Homosexual intercourses during the 2 months previous onset symptoms (MSM) in male cases
 Yes 48 (70%)
 No 10 (15%)
 Unknown 11 (15%)