Table 1

Patient characteristics

Variable

Mean ± SD, median (range), # of patients (%)


Maternal variables

Maternal Age (years)

27.4 ± 4.04

Length of time from diagnosis to thymectomy (months)

24 (1–168)

Period of time from thymectomy to pregnancy (months)

24 (6–36)

Duration of pregnancy (weeks)

37.5 ± 3.0 (29 to 41)

Previous thymectomy (%)

17 (94%)

Clinical course of disease during pregnancy

No change

9 (50%)

Improvement

2 (11%)

Deterioration

7 (39%)


Téllez-Zenteno et al. BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2004 5:42   doi:10.1186/1471-2474-5-42

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