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Table 1 Features of patients at admission

From: Clinical characteristics of children infected with SARS-CoV-2 in Italy

Characteristics Males (n = 35) Females (n = 31)
Age, median (range)-years 5.98 (range ≤ 0.1–14.8) 8.1 (range ≤ 0.2–16)
Hospitalization, median (range)-days 7.24 (range 3–21) 9.50 (range 3–22)
Signs and symptoms
Asyntomatic 7 (20%) 7 (22.5%)
Fever 13 (37%) 12 (38%)
Cough 6 (17%) 7 (22.5%)
Vomit 1 (2.8%) 2 (6.4%)
Diarrhea 5 (14%) 3 (9.6%)
Convulsions 1 (2.8%) 4 (12.9%)
Headache 4 (11%) 3 (9.6%)
Coinfections 3 Rhinovirus (8.6%)
1 Campylobacter (2.8%)
1 Enterovirus (2.8%)
1 E. coli (2.8%)
2 EBV (6.4%)
1 HHV6 (3.2%)
Pneumonie 2 (5.7%) 0
  1. For age and hospitalization days both median and range of values (from the lowest value to the highest value) detected in male and female patients are shown
  2. For signs and symptoms both patients number and percentage of patients are shown