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Table 3 Viral aetiology distribution by patient age

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

Age (yr) Norovirus (N = 82) Rotavirus (N = 30) Adenovirus (N = 18) Astrovirus (N = 1)
<1 10 (12.2%) 11 (36.7%) 3 (16.7%) 0
N = 38
1-10 17 (20.7%) 10 (33.3%) 8 (44.4%) 0
N = 83
11-20 9 (11.0%) 0 2 (11.1%) 1 (100%)
N = 29
21-50 29 (35.4%) 5 (16.7%) 2 (11.1%) 0
N = 75
51-60 7 (8.5%) 4 (13.3%) 0 0
N = 24
>60 10 (12.2%) 0 3 (16.7%) 0
N = 29
Unspecified age 0 0 0 0
N = 10
Total 82 (28.4%) 30 (10.4%) 18 (6.25) 1 (0.30%)