Volume 15, Number 2—February 2009
Enteroviruses in Patients with Acute Encephalitis, Uttar Pradesh, India
|Feature||No. (%) EV positive||No. (%) EV negative|
|Fever||51 (100.0)||202 (100.0)|
|Altered sensorium||51 (100.0)||202 (100.0)|
|Hepatomegaly||13 (25.49)||21 (10.3)|
|Splenomegaly||13 (25.49)||32 (15.8)|
|Brisk DTR||4 (8.51)†||21 (10.3)|
|Meningeal signs||6 (11.7)||20 (9.9)|
|Total no. of patients||51||202|
*EV, enterovirus; DTR, deep tendon reflex.
†Denominator is 47 because these data were unavailable for 4 patients.
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