Skip to main content

Table 2 The presence of anti-HEV IgG, IgM, and HEV RNA in pigs of different age groups

From: Seroprevalence and molecular characteristics of hepatitis E virus in household-raised pig population in the Philippines

Age group of pigs No. of pig % RNA (95% CI) % IgG (95% CI) % IgM (95% CI)
Growing pigs (2–4 months) 173 9.2 (5.4–14.6) 37.6 (30.3–45.2) 16.9 (11.6–23.3)
Finishing pigs (5–7 months) 93 5.4 (1.8–12.1) 64.1 (53.5–73.9) 27.2 (18.4–37.4)
Breeding pigs (8–24 months) 33 3.0 (0.1–15.8) 78.8 (61.1–91.0) 42.4 (25.5–60.8)
Total 299 7.4 (4.7–10.9) 50.3 (44.5–56.2) 22.9 (18.2–28.1)