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Table 1 Summary of weekly laboratory-confirmed samples of common respiratory viruses in Hong Kong, 2014–2017

From: Possible interference between seasonal epidemics of influenza and other respiratory viruses in Hong Kong, 2014–2017

  Influenza A Influenza B Parainfluenza RSV Adenovirus Enterovirus Rhinovirus
2014–2015
 Totala 7756 4255 4031 3308 3463 838 4382
 Meanb 149 82 78 64 67 16 84
 Medianc 86 60 56 59 65 10 79
 Maxd 637 299 118 140 186 60 258
2015–2016
 Totala 20,092 2678 5942 2726 5003 857 3837
 Meanb 386 52 114 52 96 16 74
 Medianc 158 40 77 45 91 14 76
 Maxd 1962 140 180 134 174 60 119
2016–2017
 Totala 13,939 6592 7259 4458 6414 1180 3759
 Meanb 263 124 137 84 121 22 71
 Medianc 224 38 132 80 119 20 70
 Maxd 905 572 257 159 219 48 103
Total* 41,787 13,525 17,232 10,492 14,880 2875 11,978
  1. *Total reported cases of laboratory-confirmed respiratory virus samples during 2014–2017
  2. a Annual number of laboratory-confirmed respiratory virus samples
  3. b,c,d Weekly laboratory-confirmed samples of respiratory viruses