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Table 3 Symptoms of COVID-19 patients with different severity

From: Early predictors and screening tool developing for severe patients with COVID-19

Symptoms Fatal cases
(n = 37)
Severe cases
(n = 123)
Common cases (n = 653) χ2 P
Fever (temperature > 37.3℃) 94.4% 84.3% 81.2% 4.5 0.107
High Fever (temperature ≥ 38.5℃) 47.1% 43.2% 31.4% 7.7 0.022
Cough 30.6% 45.2% 36.3% 4.1 0.132
Sputum 25.0% 18.3% 23.0% 1.4 0.492
Fatigue 25.0% 20.9% 18.5% 1.2 0.548
Headache 16.7% 9.6% 8.0% 3.4 0.185
Vomiting 13.9% 6.1% 2.6% 14.5 0.001
Nausea 11.1% 7.0% 3.3% 7.8 0.020
Myalgia 13.9% 13.9% 9.5% 2.6 0.278
Arthralgia 8.3% 3.5% 3.4% 2.4 0.313
Breathlessness 8.3% 3.5% 4.1% 1.7 0.427
Dyspnea 5.6% 3.5% 2.6% 1.2 0.543
Chest distress 8.3% 5.2% 9.2% 1.9 0.382
Chest pain 0 0.9% 0.8% 0.3 0.859
Nasal obstruction 0 0.9% 3.8% 3.9 0.144
Runny nose 2.8% 5.2% 4.9% 0.4 0.830
Diarrhoea 2.8% 9.6% 7.7% 1.8 0.410
Stomach ache 0 0 1.0% 1.5 0.474
Conjunctival congestion 0 0 0.2% 0.3 0.884