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Table 1 Demographics and clinical characteristics

From: Burden of Shigella spp and Vibrio spp, and their antibiotic sensitivity pattern in the patients with acute gastroenteritis in tertiary care hospital in Nepal

Characteristics Inference
N 153
Age, mean ± SD (min–max) 38.89 ± 1.68 (14–88)
Sex, n (%)
 Male 80 (52.3)
 Female 73 (47.7)
Symptoms, n (%)  
 Dehydration 150 (98.0)
 Loose motion 153 (100.0)
 Abdominal pain 119 (77.8)
 Vomiting 99 (64.7)
 Fever 51 (33.3)
 Nausea 49 (32.0)
 Burning micturition 24 (15.7)
Confirmed enteric infection, n (%)
 Parasite (+), n (%) 40 (26.1)
 Bacterial infection 73 (47.71)
 Multi drug resistance 56 (36.6)
 Shigella spp, n (%) 17 (11.1%)
  Shigella flexneri
  Shigella sonnei
7/17 (41.17)
10/17 (58.82)
 Vibrio spp, n (%) 56/153 (36.6)
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