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Table 1 Pathogens Identified in Hospitalized Children with Community-Acquired Pneumonia

From: Etiologic spectrum and occurrence of coinfections in children hospitalized with community-acquired pneumonia

Pathogen No. of Episodes Total No. of
Episodes
Coinfection Coinfection
With Virusesa
Coinfection
With Bacteriaa
Virusesb
 RSV 60 (30.9) 31 (16.0) 35 (18.0) 194
 Rhinovirus 89 (47.6) 23 (12.3) 73 (39.0) 187
 Bocavirus 33 (64.7) 13 (25.5) 21 (41.2) 51
 Parainfluenza 1–3 8 (23.5) 1 (2.9) 8 (23.5) 34
 Influenza A or Bc 4 2 3 8
 Metapneumovirusc 2 1 1 3
 Adenovirusc 1 1 0 4
Bacteriab
M. pneumoniae 69 (51.5) 63 (47.0) 14 (10.4) 134
S. pneumoniae 13 (52.0) 5 (20.0) 8 (32.0) 25
H. influenzae 7 (63.6) 4 (36.4) 3 (27.3) 11
M.catarrhalis c 6 3 3 8
S. aureus c 1 1 0 2
  1. aThe categories of coinfection with bacteria and with viruses are not mutually exclusive
  2. bData are n (%)
  3. cThe percentages are not listed because the total episodes is too small