Table 1

Mean values of demographic and laboratory data of pediatric ulcerative colitis patients
Progression Mean (SD) No Progression Mean (SD) p-value
Age at Diagnosis (years) 9.36 (0.96) 9.99 (0.71) 0.99
Duration of Symptoms Pre-Diagnosis (months) 3.97 (0.95) 3.94 (1.08) 0.99
Weight at Diagnosis (z-score) 0.28 (0.38) −0.32 (0.37) 0.48
Height at Diagnosis (z-score) 0.08 (0.33) −0.37 (0.36) 0.37
Albumin at Diagnosis (g/L) 41.18 (1.10) 37.33 (1.60) 0.95
ESR at diagnosis 14.91 (3.89) 29.88 (5.25) 0.4
AI at diagnosis 39.05 (3.48) 46.67 (3.72) 1.000

ESR: erythrocytic sedimentation rate, AI: activity index.

Tsang et al.

Tsang et al. BMC Pediatrics 2012 12:162   doi:10.1186/1471-2431-12-162

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