Table 1

 Presenting clinical features (%) in paediatric series of severe acute respiratory syndrome

Hon et al16 (n = 10)Chiu et al18 (n = 21)Bitnun et al17 (n = 10)
Fever10091100
Malaise206210
Chills or rigor504810
Myalgia4010
Cough804360
Dyspnoea1410
Headache401410
Dizziness1038
Sputum production14
Sore throat30510
Coryza603340
Anorexia57
Nausea/vomiting2020
Diarrhoea1010
Chest pain
Abdominal pain10
Febrile convulsion10
Rash5