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Table 2 Determination of associations between test outcomes and age categories of sampled pigs

From: Detection and genomic characterization of hepatitis E virus genotype 3 from pigs in Ghana, Africa

Test performed Outcome
N (%)
Age group
N (%)
Fisher’s exact test (P value)
≤ 6 months > 6 months
HEV RNA Positive
(9, 10.1%)
6 (10.7%) 3 (9.0%) > 0.9
Negative
(80, 89.9%))
50 (89.3%) 30 (90.9%)  
HEV IgG Positive
(69, 77.5%)
44 (78,6%) 25 (75.8%) 0.7964
Negative
(20, 22.5%)
12 (21.4%) 8 (24.2%)  
  1. N Number