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Table 3 Clinical presentations of the chikungunya patients according to diagnosis (n = 432)

From: Chikungunya outbreak in Bangladesh (2017): sociodemographic and clinical characteristics of patients from three hotspots

Clinical presentation Confirmed cases, n (%) Probable cases, n (%) p value
Fever 69 (87.3) 344 (97.4) 0.001
Joint pain 79 (100.0) 336 (95.2) 0.030
Joint swelling 68 (86.1) 145 (41.1) < 0.001
Muscle ache 36 (45.6) 180 (51.0) 0.228
Fatigue 24 (30.4) 204 (57.8) < 0.001
Headache 12 (15.2) 153 (43.3) < 0.001
Eye ache 0 (0.0) 32 (9.1) 0.001
Rash 35 (44.3) 166 (47.0) 0.378
Nausea 5 (6.3) 127 (36.0) < 0.001
Vomiting 5 (6.3) 125 (35.4) < 0.001
Diarrhea 0 (0.0) 38 (10.7) < 0.001
Chills 0 (0.0) 14 (3.9) 0.056
Cough 2 (2.5) 46 (13.0) 0.003
Abdominal pain 0 (0.0) 58 (16.4) < 0.001