Table 1.

Demographic and Clinical Information for All Febrile Infants

VariableEV-Positive (n = 89)EV-Negative (n = 256)
Age30.8 d (SD = 16.4 d)28.2 d (SD = 19.4 d)
Range, 3–65 dRange, 1–85 d
Gender43 (48.3%) Male134 (52.3%) Male
LOS3 d2.8 d
Charges$4476$4387
Temperature38.75°C (range, 38°C–41.1°C)38.62°C (range, 38°C–40.8°C)
Symptoms2.1 d1.8 d
Ill contacts44 (49.4%)111 (43.3%)
CSF WBC191*24
CSF protein10589
CSF glucose4547
  • * P = .0005.