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Table 1 Characteristics of subjects

From: An evaluation of the clinical features of measles virus infection for diagnosis in children within a limited resources setting

CharacteristicsTotal Samples (%)
n = 82
Anti measles IgM (+) (%)
n = 75
Sex
 Male47 (57.3)44 (58.7)
 Female35 (42.7)31 (41.3)
Age (mo)
 6 – <  1219 (23.2)18 (24.0)
 12 – <  7249 (59.7)45 (60.0)
 72–14414 (17.1)12 (16.0)
Nutritional State
 Good Nutrition31 (37.8)28 (37.3)
 Moderate Malnutrition44 (53.7)40 (53.3)
 Severe Malnutrition7 (8.5)7 (9.3)
Measles Vaccination
 Positive12 (14.6)11 (14.7)
 Negative70 (85.4)64 (85.3)
Vitamin A
 Yes69 (84.1)63 (84.0)
 No13 (15.9)12 (16.0)
Complications
 Bronchopneumonia15 (18.3)15 (20.0)
 Diarrhea4 (4.8)4 (5.3)