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Table 1 Underlying comorbidities and clinical presentations of included patients

From: Initial viral cycle threshold values in patients with COVID-19 and their clinical significance

Characteristics Frequency Percentage
Diabetes mellitus 95 47.0
Cardiac disease 43 21.3
Lung disease 23 11.4
COPD 3 1.5
Heart failure 11 5.4
ESRD 13 6.4
Hemodialysis 8 4.0
Cancer 3 1.5
Fever 148 73.3
Shivering 16 7.9
Shortness of breath 88 43.6
Chest pain 20 9.9
Wheezes 6 3.0
Cough 141 69.8
Hemoptysis 5 2.5
Sore throat 29 14.4
Headache 36 17.8
Myalgia 65 32.2
Vomiting 29 14.4
Diarrhea 34 16.8
Tachypnea 8 4.0
Respiratory distress 26 12.9
Oxygen saturation 100 49.5
Admitted to ICU 70 34.7
Single lobar infiltrate 20 15.0
Multi-lobar infiltrate 125 71.4
  1. COPD: chronic obstructive pulmonary disease; ESRD, end-stage renal disease; ICU: intensive care unit