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Volume 19, Number 8—August 2013

Research

Accuracy of Diagnostic Methods and Surveillance Sensitivity for Human Enterovirus, South Korea, 1999–2011

Ji-Yeon Hyeon, Seoyeon Hwang, Hyejin Kim, Jaehyoung Song, Jeongbae Ahn, Byunghak Kang, Kisoon Kim, Wooyoung Choi, Jae Keun Chung, Cheon-Hyun Kim, Kyungsoon Cho, Youngmee Jee, Jonghyun Kim, Kisang Kim, Sun-Hee Kim, Min-Ji Kim, and Doo-Sung CheonComments to Author 
Author affiliations: Korea Center for Disease Control and Prevention, Cheongwon-gun, Chungcheongbuk-do, South Korea (J.-Y. Hyeon, S. Hwang, H. Kim, J. Song, J. Ahn, B. Kang, Kisoon Kim, W. Choi, Kisang Kim, D.-S. Cheon); Public Health and Environment Institute of Gwangju, Gwangju, South Korea (J.K. Chung, S.-H. Kim, M.-J. Kim); Public Health and Environment Institute of Jeollabukdo, Imsil-gun, Jeollabukdo, South Korea (C.-H. Kim); Public Health and Environment Institute of Busan, Busan, South Korea (K. Cho); World Health Organization, Western Pacific Region, Manila, Philippines (Y. Jee); Catholic University College of Medicine, Suwon, Kyeonggido, South Korea (J. Kim)

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Table 2

Age distribution of human enterovius patients, South Korea, 1999–2011

1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011
0–1 23/48 5/51 1/131 30/145 7/35 12/315 130/252 73/318 52/336 260/624 10/40 145/579 232/877 980 (23.3)
2–5 36/86 3/33 9/90 143/369 27/44 8/46 113/202 65/189 78/230 309/529 529/1,628 288/470 238/429 1,846 (43.9)
6–10 26/76 2/34 6/71 73/240 5/20 8/70 63/204 31/96 1/75 300/446 264/619 82/172 76/174 937 (22.3)
11–20 13/38 1/19 1/49 48/162 2/26 0/6 12/64 10/60 1/26 70/158 63/425 29/150 35/168 285 (6.8)
21–30 2/7 0/3 1/11 9/25 0/2 0/10 2/11 6/13 0/8 31/69 0/14 4/21 5/91 60 (1.4)
31–40 1/6 0/2 0/3 5/13 6/8 0/4 3/10 1/11 0/11 39/58 3/16 8/30 2/56 68 (1.6)
41–50 2/9 0/3 0/3 6/16 4/6 0/3 2/8 0/10 0/1 0/12 0/11 0/9 3/15 17 (0.4)
51–60 0/4 0/3 0/3 4/6 2/3 2/3 0/6 1/7 0/1 1/7 0/7 1/9 2/2 13 (0.3)
>60 0/5 0/1 0/3 3/6 0/2 0/2 0/4 0/8 0/3 0/8 0/5 0/5 0/0 3 (0.1)
Total 103/279 11/149 18/364 321/982 53/146 30/279 325/761 187/712 132/691 1,010/1,911 869/2,765 557/1,445 593/1,812 4,209

*Age known for 12,296 persons.

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