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Table 4 Cross table of serious bacterial infection (SBI) categories

From: Performance of prediction rules and guidelines in detecting serious bacterial infections among Tanzanian febrile children

  SBI categories, % (n), N = 1005
Meningitis Pneumonia Bacteremia UTI Typhoid Cellulitis/ Abscess Bacterial gastroenteritis Leptospirosis Intracellular bacteria
Meningitis 0.2 (2) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Pneumonia   3.1 (31) 0 0 0.4 (4) 0 0 0 0
Bacteremiaa    1.7 (18) 0.4 (4) 0.4 (4) 0 0.1 (1) 0 0
UTI     5.9 (59) 0.1 (1) 0 0 0 0
Typhoid      3.7 (37) 0 0.2 (2) 0 0
Cellulitis/ Abscess       0.5 (5) 0 0 0
Bacterial gastroenteritis        1.4 (14) 0 0
Leptospirosis         0.4 (4) 0
Intracellular bacteria          1.1 (11)
  1. a positive blood culture for a known pathogen other than Salmonella typhi