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Table 1 The results of statistical analyses between high virulence level and moderate virulence level groups

From: Diversity of virulence level phenotype of hypervirulent Klebsiella pneumoniae from different sequence type lineage

  HVL(n = 27) MVL(n = 29) p-value
String Test 19 (70.4%) 17 (59.6%) 0.4123
Serotype 0.0112*
 K1 12 (44.4%) 24 (82.8%)  
 K2 8 (29.6%) 3 (10.3%)  
MLST
 ST23 12 (44.4%) 22 (75.9%) 0.0277*
Serum Resistance 49.9 ± 0.72% 50.1 ± 0.72% 0.7779
Virulence-associated genes
magA 12 (44.4%) 24 (82.8%) 0.0048*
rmpA 26 (96.3%) 29 (100%) 0.4821
kfu 27 (100%) 29 (100%) NA
fimH 27 (100%) 29 (100%) NA
wabG 27 (100%) 29 (100%) NA
uge 17 (63.0%) 23 (79.3%) 0.2397
iroN 27 (100%) 28 (96.6%) > 0.9999
iutA 25 (92.6%) 26 (89.7%) > 0.9999
allS 14 (51.9%) 24 (82.8%) 0.0214*
entB 27 (100%) 28 (96.6%) > 0.9999
  1. *p < 0.05