Systematic Reviews
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World J Clin Pediatr. Nov 8, 2016; 5(4): 391-396
Published online Nov 8, 2016. doi: 10.5409/wjcp.v5.i4.391
Table 3 Summary of different studies examining Middle East respiratory syndrome-coronavirus infection in children
CountryTesting methodPopulationPositive n (%)YrRef.
KSArRT-PCRScreening of children9/552 (1.6)[23]
KSANeutralizing antibodies testingSerum samples from children hospitalized for lower respiratory tract infections0/158 (0)May 2010-May 2011[25]
JordanrRT-PCRHospitalized children < 2 yr of age0/2427 (0)[24]