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Table 1 Clinical and biological characteristics of the study group

From: The association between oxidative stress and endothelial dysfunction in early childhood patients with Kawasaki disease

  Group 1 (n = 10) Group 2 (n = 15) Group 3 (n = 25) p Value
Age (years) 7.5* (4.3–11.7) 6.7* (5.0–7.6) 6.4* (5.8–9.4) 0.611
Sex (male/female) 4/6 8/7 12/13 0.832
Age at diagnosis of KD (years) 2.9* (1.2-6.4) 2.1* (1.0-3.2) NA 0.952
Follow-up interval (years) 3.4* (1.1-3.9) 4.5* (4.0-4.9) NA 0.243
Height (cm) 122.0 ± 29.2 111.8 ± 15.5 119.7 ± 15.7 0.450
Weight (kg) 28.4 ± 13.6 21.0 ± 6.3 23.0 ± 7.5 0.514
BMI (kg/m2) 17.2 ± 2.3 16.5 ± 1.6 15.7 ± 1.5 0.120
Systolic BP (mm Hg) 94.4 ± 5.7 95.8 ± 6.0 96.4 ± 7.0 0.807
Diastolic BP (mm Hg) 54.0 ± 5.4 53.6 ± 6.9 55.7 ± 5.2 0.234
HR (beats/min) 87.0 ± 17.4 91.9 ± 17.8 86.5 ± 13.5 0.324
TC (mg/dL) 183.6 ± 30.6 168.9 ± 21.6 170.6 ± 22.7 0.247
HDL-C (mg/dL) 61.0 ± 26.0 58.8 ± 11.5 62.8 ± 12.2 0.335
LDL-C (mg/dL) 97.9 ± 13.1 92.3 ± 15.5 90.6 ± 24.3 0.593
TC/HDL-C 3.3 ± 0.8 3.0 ± 0.6 2.8 ± 0.6 0.458
Triglyceride (mg/dL) 94.3 ± 47.1 88.3 ± 37.7 79.4 ± 39.5 0.483
Uric Acid (mg/dL) 4.5 ± 0.9 3.9 ± 0.8 3.9 ± 1.2 0.180
Hemoglobin A1c (%) 5.2 ± 0.4 5.4 ± 0.3 5.4 ± 0.3 0.869
NT-pro BNP (pg/mL) 42.8 ± 19.7 61.2 ± 24.8 55.5 ± 21.8 0.192
  1. *The values are presented as the median (interquartile range)
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