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Table 4 Severe HMPV infection

From: Prevalence, clinical outcomes and rainfall association of acute respiratory infection by human metapneumovirus in children in Bogotá, Colombia

HMPV positive PICU (n = 12) NO PICU (n = 10) P
Age 0.27
 Under 1 year 5 (41.6%) 2 (20%)
 1–2 years 2 (16.7%) 0 (0%)
 2–5 years 2 (16.7%) 4 (40%)
 Over 5 years 3 (25%) 4 (40%)
Sex 0.39
 Male 8 (66.7%) 4 (40%)
 Female 4 (33.3%) 6 (60%)
Comorbidities
 None 2 (16.7%) 2 (20%) 1.0
 Kidney disease 2 (16.7%) 2 (20%) 1.0
 Liver disease 2 (16.7%) 1 (10%) 1.0
 Heart disease 1 (8.3%) 0 (0%) 0.2
 Transplant 0 (0%) 2 (20%) 0.2
 Prematurity 3 (25%) 0 (0%) 0.48
 Bronchopulmonary dysplasia 2 (16.7%) 0 (0%) 1.0
 Metabolic disease 1 (8.3%) 0 (0%) 1.0
 Primary immunodeficiency 1 (8.3%) 0 (0%) 0.03
 Cancer 0 (0%) 4 (40%)  
Nutritional status 0.59
 Severe malnutrition 3 (25%) 1 (10%)
 Malnutrition 2 (16.7%) 2 (20%)
 Normal 6 (50%) 7 (70%)
 Overweight 1 (8.3%) 0 (0%)
 Obesity 0 (0%) 0 (0%)
Diagnoses 0.07
 Pneumonia 7 (58.3%) 3 (30%)
 ARDS 3 (25%) 0 (0%)
 Bronchiolitis 1 (8.3%) 2 (20%)
 Recurrent wheezing 1 (8.3%) 1 (10%)
 Rhinopharyngitis 0 (0%) 4 (40%)
Viral coinfection 4 (33.3%) 1 (10%) 0.32
Bacterial coinfection 6 (50%) 1 (10%) 0.16