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Table 1 Demographics and PCR confirmed of DENV, ZIKV, and CHIKV in patients with acute febrile illness

From: Identification of infection by Chikungunya, Zika, and Dengue in an area of the Peruvian coast. Molecular diagnosis and clinical characteristics

Demographics Totality of cases n = 496 (%) PCR real time confirmed cases
DENV (n = 170) ZIKV (n = 39) CHIKV (n = 23)
n (%) n (%) n (%)
Age (years)
 0–4 39 (7.9) 10 (5.9) 4 (10.3) 4 (17.4)
 5–19 138 (27.8) 40 (23.5) 7 (17.9) 5 (21.7)
 20–44 155 (31.3) 55 (32.4) 15 (38.5) 6 (26.1)
 45–59 86 (17.3) 30 (17.6) 7 (17.9) 3 (13.0)
 ≥ 60 78 (15.7) 35 (2.9) 6 (15.4) 5 (21.7)
Gender
 Female 270 (54.4) 89 (52.4) 23 (59.0) 15 (65.2)
 Male 226 (45.6) 81 (47.6) 16 (41.0) 8 (34.8)