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Table 1 The seroprevalence of anti-HEV antibody in pet veterinarians and pet dogs

From: Detection of antibodies against hepatitis E virus in pet veterinarians and pet dogs in South Korea

  Pet veterinarians Dogs
Gastroenteritis symptoms Non-gastroenteritis symptoms Total
Samples 40 52 235 287
Seropositive 2 16 65 81
Rates 5.0% 30.7% 27.6% 28.2%
  1. Optical density (OD) values of positive samples ranged from 0.33 to 1.26. Negative sera OD values were less than 0.08