TABLE II

Detection rate for measles specific IgM in sporadic and outbreak associated notified cases of measles

Sporadic casesOutbreak associated cases
Age(years)NotestedNo (%)confirmedNotestedNo (%)confirmed
<1342(6)22(100)
1-91007*(7)97(78)
10-141812(67)3732(86)
>=25208(40)1613(81)
Total17229(47)6454(84)
  • *Excludes two cases in which measles specific IgM was presumed to be vaccine induced.