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Table 1 Clinical data for < 2 year old (n = 281), 2-4 year old (n = 68) and 4-12 year old (n = 38) children who presented with symptoms of aseptic meningitis

From: Echoviruses are a major cause of aseptic meningitis in infants and young children in Kuwait

Disease symptoms No. (%) of subjects presenting with symptoms in
  < 2 year old 2-4 year old 4-12 year old
Fever 281 (100) 68 (100) 38 (100)
Flu-like symptoms 257 (91) 65 (96) 38 (100)
Poor appetite 275 (98) 45 (66) 33 (87)
Photophobia N.D. 54 (79) 27 (71)
Disturbed consciousness 125 (44) 12 (18) 0 (0)
Rash 136 (48) 11 (16) 2 (5)
Signs of meningeal inflammation 227 (81) 35 (51) 32 (84)
  1. N.D., not determined