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Table 2 Clinical and laboratory findings according to the severity of pulmonary lesions

From: Epidemiological and clinical characteristics of childhood pandemic 2009 H1N1 virus infection: an observational cohort study

Group Bronchopneumonia
(n = 49)
Segmental/Lobar
(n = 31)
P
Clinical characteristics    
   Mean age (y) 4.7 ± 2.9 6.9 ± 2.9 0.001
   Male/Female 37/12 23/8 NS
   Duration of fever (d) 2.6 ± 1.0 2.5 ± 1.0 NS
   Hospitalization (d) 5.2 ± 1.2 6.2 ± 1.3 0.001
   Oseltamivir, < 48 h (n,%) 46 (94) 29 (94) NS
Laboratory findings    
Haemoglobin (g/dL) 12.6 ± 1.0 13.2 ± 0.8 0.006
Leukocyte (× 109/L) 8.2 ± 3.5 9.7 ± 3.8 0.01
   Neutrophil (%) 64 ± 21 77 ± 13 0.001
   Lymphocyte (%) 26 ± 18 14 ± 11 < 0.001
   Monocyte (%) 8 ± 3 7 ± 4 NS
Platelet (× 109/L) 231 ± 58 255 ± 64 NS
CRP (mg/dL) 2.0 ± 2.1 3.0 ± 2.8 NS
ESR (mm/h) 18 ± 13 16 ± 13 NS