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Table 1 Number of people admitted to hospital for infectious mononucleosis (IM), based on age at admission and sex.

From: Maternal and perinatal factors associated with hospitalised infectious mononucleosis in children, adolescents and young adults: record linkage study

Age at IM admission Male (%) Female (%) Total (%)
0-4 years 9 (8.0) 6 (5.4) 15 (6.7)
5-9 years 25 (22.1) 18 (16.1) 43 (19.1)
10-14 years 15 (13.3) 21 (18.7) 36 (16.0)
15-19 years 47 (41.6) 53 (47.3) 100 (44.4)
20+ years 17 (15.0) 14 (12.5) 31 (13.8)
Total 113 (100) 112 (100) 225 (100)
  1. Chi square, comparing males and females in each age group, = 3.39, 4 df, p = 0.50).