Table 10

Intestinal Health Markers.

Autism/Aspergers

Control

P-value


RBC

5.2%

(0.10 ± 0.55)

7.7%

(0.08 ± 0.27)

n.s.

pH

6.46 ± 0.51

6.49 ± 0.29

n.s.

Occult Blood

3.4%

7.7%

n.s.


Red blood cells (RBC) reference range listed numerically with 0 = none, 1 = rare, 2 = few, 3 = moderate and 4 = many. Occult blood listed as percentage of cases with positive findings of occult blood.

Adams et al. BMC Gastroenterology 2011 11:22   doi:10.1186/1471-230X-11-22

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