Table 1

Characteristics of patients in ADAMTS-13 deficient and non-deficient group
Characteristics ADAMTS-13 deficient group (n=52) ADAMTS-13 non-deficient group (n=28) p-value
Median age (years) 3.1 3.2 -
Gender [n(%)]
Male 31 (59.6%) 14 (50%) 0.408
Female 21 (40.4%) 14 (50%)
Mean hemoglobin(gm/dl) 10.4 11.8 -
Mean leucocyte count (× 109/l) 18.7 22 -
Blood culture [n(%)]
Positive 35 (67.3%) 13 (46.4%) 0.069
PT (sec) 24 19.5 -
APTT (sec) 42 39 -

Karim et al.

Karim et al. BMC Pediatrics 2013 13:44   doi:10.1186/1471-2431-13-44

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