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Table 1 Demography and clinical characteristics of the enrolled children

From: Microbiome profiling of rotavirus infected children suffering from acute gastroenteritis

Demography Rotavirus positive Control
Number of children 39 8
Age in months median (interquartile range; IQR) 20 (36.5) 13.5 (14.5)
Gender (M, F) 23.16 5.3
Rotavirus genotype   
 G1P8 6 (15.3%) NA
 G2P4 4 (10.3%)  
 G3P4 2 (5.1 %)  
 G3P8 25 (64.1%)  
 G9P8 2 (5.1 %)  
Rotavirus vaccination status   
 Non-vaccinated 21 (53.8%) NA
 1_dose 11 (28.2)  
 2_doses 7 (17.9)  
Vesikari index   
 Sever 31 (71.4%) NA
 Moderate 8 (20.5%)  
 Mild 0 (0%)  
Diarrhea   
 Frequency median (IQR) 6 (3) NA
 Duration in days
Median (IQR)
2 (2)  
Diarrhea index (frequency × duration in days)   
 Mild (≤ 8) 16 (41%)  
 Moderate (9 to 15) 13 (33.3%)  
 Severe (≥ 16) 10 (25.6%)  
Vomit   
 Frequency median (IQR) 5 (3.75) NA
 Duration in days
Median (IQR)
2 (2)  
Vomiting index (frequency × duration in days)   
 Mild (≤ 8) 15 (38.4%)  
 Moderate (9 to 15) 11 (28.2%)  
 Severe (≥ 16) 13 (33.3%)  
Hospitalization 34 (87.1%)  
Fever 1 (2.5%) NA
Dehydration   
 Mild 18 (46.1%)  
 Moderate 21 (53.8%)