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Table 2 Samples tested positive for viruses by month

From: Characterising the aetiology of severe acute gastroenteritis among patients visiting a hospital in Qatar using real-time polymerase chain reaction

Month Viruses N (%)
Norovirus Rotavirus Adenovirus Astrovirus
N = 281* N = 82 N = 30 N = 18 N = 1
June (n = 37) 10 (27%) 8 (22%) 2 (5%) 0
July (n = 99) 32 (32%) 11 (11%) 8 (8%) 1 (1%)
August (n = 32) 15 (47%) 1 (3%) 1 (3%) 0
September (n = 72) 16 (22%) 10 (14%) 5 (7%) 0
October (n = 41) 9 (22%) 0 2 (5%) 0
  1. *Seven samples were excluded due to poor sample quality or due to not obtaining enough samples to analyse.