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Table 4 Subjects with MSSA colonization, number (%) of subjects (N = 58)

From: Antimicrobial resistance acquisition after international travel in U.S. travelers

Site of Colonization MSSA colonization at any time during study MSSA colonization pre-travel MSSA colonization post-travel McNemar p value Acquisition or Persistence of MSSA colonization between Pre- and Post-travel
Subjects 20 (35) 17 (29) 14 (24) 0.508 6 without persistent isolation, 3 new acquisitions (11 persistent)
 Nares 14 (24) 14 (24) 9 (16) 0.06 5 without persistent isolation, 0 new acquisitions (9 persistent)
 Oropharynx 14 (24) 9 (16) 10 (17) 1.00 4 without persistent isolation, 5 new acquisitions (5 persistent)
 Groin 5 (9) 4 (7) 1 (2) 0.38 4 without persistent isolation, 1 new acquisitions (0 persistent)
 Perirectal 3 (5) 2 (3) 1 (2) 1.00 2 without persistent isolation, 1 new acquisitions (0 persistent)