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Table 2 Distribution of HBV genotypes and their combinations in the samples taken from different regions of Pakistan. The numbers and proportions (%) are given against each genotype or the genotypic combination

From: Distribution and clinical significance of hepatitis B virus genotypes in Pakistan

Genotype KP and FATA AJK Gilgit-Baltistan Sind Punjab and FCT Baluchistan Total
A 7 (7) 3 (4.4) 3 (3.2) 9 (10.7) 31 (10) 2 (3.3) 55 (7.7)
B 2 (2) 0 1 (1.1) 0 1 (0.3) 0 4 (0.6)
C 3 (3) 1 (1.5) 0 0 1 (0.3) 1 (1.7) 6 (0.8)
D 67 (68) 56 (82.3) 75 (80.6) 61 (72.6) 197 (63.3) 53 (88.3) 509 (71.2)
E 0 0 0 1 (1.2) 0 0 1 (0.1)
Mix 18 (18) 8 (11.8) 11 (12.8) 11 (13) 73 (23.5) 3 (5) 124 (17.3)
 A + B 2 (2.0) 0 0 0 0 0 2 (0.3)
 A + D 9 (9.1) 5 (7.3) 4 (4.3) 9 (10.7) 68 (21.8) 3 (5.0) 98 (13.7)
 B + D 2 (2.0) 0 6 (6.4) 2 (2.3) 4 (1.3) 0 14 (1.9)
 C + D 4 (2.0) 3 (4.4) 0 0 0 0 7 (1.0)
 E + D 0 0 0 0 1 (0.3) 0 1 (0.1)
 A + B + D 1 (1.0) 0 1 (1.1) 0 0 0 2 (0.3)
Untypable 2 (2.0) 0 3 (3.2) 2 (2.3) 8 (2.5) 1 (1.7) 16 (2.2)
Total 99 68 93 84 311 60 715