Volume 14, Number 11—November 2008
Role of Human Polyomaviruses in Respiratory Tract Disease in Young Children
|Patient group||No. KIV-positive children/total no. tested (%)||No. WUV-positive children/total no. tested (%)|
|Respiratory tract disease||8/367 (2.2)†||26/367 (7.1)‡|
|Asymptomatic||0/96 (0)||6/96 (6.3)|
*KIV, KI virus; WUV, WU virus.
†p = 0.215, compared with asymptomatic children.
‡p = 1.0, compared with asymptomatic children.
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