Table 2

Mean values of demographic and laboratory data of pediatric Crohn’s disease patients
Disease Progression Mean (SD) No Disease Progression Mean (SD) p-value
Age (years) 11.01 (0.60) 11.52 (0.58) 0.7
Duration of Symptoms Before Diagnosis (months) 6.77 (1.54) 8.83 (4.80) 0.83
Weight (z-score) −0.80 (0.37) 0.05 (0.85) 0.28
Height (z-score) −0.67 (0.35) −0.29 (0.71) 0.06
Albumin (g/L) 35.14 (1.37) 35.88 (1.64) 0.32
ESR 35.61 (5.47) 27.50 (4.43) 0.02
AI at diagnosis 30.65 (2.59) 31.67 (2.04) 0.34

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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