Table 1

Clinical details of cases tested in stage I evaluation of ISABEL

Primary diagnosis expected by paediatrician and number of forms
Acute graft versus host disease1Juvenile psoriatic arthritis1
Acute pyelonephritis1Juvenile spondyloarthropathy1
AIDS1Kawasaki disease3
Aspergillosis1Leptospirosis1
Bacterial meningitis1Lyme disease2
Bacterial pneumonia1Malaria7
Blastomycosis1Measles1
Brucellosis1Meconium aspiration syndrome1
Campylobacter1Meningitis2
Cat scratch disease1Meningococcal disease3
Cellulitis1Meningococcus1
Chlamydia pneumoniae infection1Mumps2
Chlamydia trachomatis infection1Mycoplasma infection1
Chronic granulomatous disease1Necrotising enterocolitis1
Congenital cytomegalovirus infection1Nonpolio enterovirus infection1
Crohn’s disease1Osteomyelitis1
Croup3Parotitis1
Dermatomyositis1Pauciarticular juvenile chronic arthritis1
E coli 0157 infection and haemolytic uraemic syndrome1Periorbital cellulitis1
Epstein-Barr virus infection1Pneumonia1
Endocarditis1Polio1
Endotracheal tube obstruction1Rheumatic fever1
Enteric fever1Respiratory syncytial virus bronchiolitis1
Enteroviral infection1Respiratory syncytial virus infection1
Erythema infectiosum1Scarlet fever1
Gastroenteritis1Sepsis1
Gram negative septicaemia1Shigella infection1
Haemolytic disease of newborn1Staphylococcal scalded skin syndrome1
Hand, foot, and mouth disease1Staphylococcal toxic shock1
Herpes simplex gingivostomatitis1Still’s disease (systemic juvenile chronic arthritis)1
Herpes zoster (shingles)1Subacute sclerosing panencephalitis1
HIV2Systemic sclerosis1
Human herpes virus infection1Tuberculous pneumonia1
Iatrogenic blood loss1Toxic shock syndrome4
Impetigo1Tuberculosis1
Infant botulism2Urinary tract infection2
Infant of a diabetic mother1Varicella zoster (chicken pox)1
Infection mononucleosis (glandular fever)1Viral encephalitis1
Infectious mononucleosis1Viral urinary respiratory tract infection1