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Table 5 Agreement between the various classification systems and classification by the treating physician.*

From: Dengue disease severity in Indonesian children: an evaluation of the World Health Organization classification system

   Classification by treating physician
   DSS DHF DF
WHO classification system DSS 57 0 0
  DHF 23 52 0
  DF 11 1 8
Bleeding and thrombocytopenia DSS 59 0 0
  DHF 23 52 5
  DF 9 1 3
Bleeding and haemoconcentration DSS 58 0 0
  DHF 23 53 0
  DF 10 0 8
Haemoconcentration and thrombocytopenia DSS 63 0 0
  DHF 25 52 0
  DF 3 1 8
Bleeding and thrombocytopenia or haemoconcentration DSS 60 0 0
  DHF 23 53 5
  DF 8 0 3
Thrombocytopenia and haemoconcentration or bleeding DSS 65 0 0
  DHF 25 52 5
  DF 1 1 3
Haemoconcentration and bleeding or thrombocytopenia DSS 64 0 0
  DHF 25 53 0
  DF 2 0 8
  1. * DF, denotes dengue fever; DHF, denotes dengue haemorrhagic fever; DSS, denotes dengue shock syndrome; WHO, denotes World Health Organization.