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Table 1 Clinical features of hospitalized patients (N = 40)

From: Co-circulation of the dengue with chikungunya virus during the 2013 outbreak in the southern part of Lao PDR

Symptoms and clinical tests No. of patients %
Symptoms   
 Fever 40 100
 Headache 39 97.5
 Retro-orbital pain (eye pain) 29 72.5
 Digestive problems (nausea/vomiting) 17 42.5
 Muscle pain (myalgia) 35 87.5
 Join pain (arthralgia) 28 70
 Chills 7 17.5
 Skin rash 6 15
 Petechiae 2 5
 Bleeding nose or gum 2 5
 Bleeding within 8 days 1 2.5
Clinical tests   
 Tourniquet test 40 100
 Leukopenia (<5000/mm3) 30 78.9
 Thrombocytopenia (<100,000/mm3) 13 34.2
 Elevated hematocrit (>20 % increased) 9 23.1