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Table 4 Clinical differences among the age groups

From: Clinical characteristics of enteroviral meningitis without pleocytosis in children: a retrospective single center observational study in the Republic of Korea

Age group ≤ 3 months
(n = 128)
3 months - 3 years
(n = 13)
>  3 years
(n = 164)
P
Apleocytosis, n (%) 106 (82.8) 7 (53.8) 56 (34.1) 0.00
Fever, n (%) 127 (99.2) 13 (100) 155 (94.5) 0.10
Headache, n (%) 0 (0) 4 (30.8) 154 (93.9) 0.00
Vomiting, n (%) 1 (0.8) 4 (30.8) 129 (78.7) 0.00
Seizure, n (%) 0 (0) 3 (23.1) 2 (1.2) 0.00
Less than 24 h from symptom to Lumbar puncture, n (%) 121 (94.5) 7 (53.8) 70 (42.7) 0.00