Table 2

Mean and standard deviation (SD) of G6PD enzyme concentrations (IU/g Hb) in the two G6PD deficient groups and healthy non-deficient males

Category

No

G6PD Enzyme concentration

(IU/g Hb)


Mean

SD


Group A: G6PD deficient healthy individuals detected by premarital screening

63

0.6670

0.445


Group B: G6PD deficient patients with history of hemolytic episode(s).

65

0.6385

0.443


G6PD non-deficient healthy individuals

63

12.206

0.827


No significant difference were observed in the enzyme concentration between the two deficient groups (p = 0.744)

Al-Allawi et al. BMC Blood Disorders 2010 10:6   doi:10.1186/1471-2326-10-6

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