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Table 4 Clinical features among HMPV-positive hospitalized children

From: Epidemiology and genotypic diversity of human metapneumovirus in paediatric patients with acute respiratory infection in Beijing, China

Clinical diagnoses and characteristics Single infection
NO. (%) (n = 33)
Co-infection
NO. (%) (n = 19)
Total
NO. (%) (n = 52)
p
Bronchitis 14 (42.4) 9 (47.4) 23 (44.2) 0.730a
Pneumonia 19 (57.6) 10 (52.6) 29 (55.8)  
Abnormal chest radiograph 31 (94.0) 18 (94.7) 49 (94.2) 1.000b
Hospitalization > 7d 5 (15.2) 6 (31.6) 11 (21.2) 0.296b
Fever (≥ 38℃) 29 (87.9) 18 (94.7) 47 (90.4) 0.641c
Convulsion 1 (3.0) 0 (0.0) 1 (1.9) 1.000c
Shiver 9 (27.3) 2 (10.5) 11 (21.2) 0.284b
Cough 33 (100.0) 18 (94.7) 51 (98.1) 0.365c
Nasal obstruction 7 (21.2) 3 (15.8) 10 (19.2) 0.910b
Rhinorrhoea 14 (42.4) 10 (52.6) 24 (46.2) 0.477a
Sneeze 8 (24.2) 6 (31.6) 14 (26.9) 0.566a
Vomit 7 (21.2) 1 (5.3) 8 (15.4) 0.256b
Diarrhea 1 (3.0) 1 (5.3) 2 (3.9) 1.000c
  1. aχ2-test
  2. bContinuity correction
  3. cFisher’s exact test