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Table 1 Faecal calprotectin concentration in apparently healthy children by age

From: Faecal calprotectin concentrations in apparently healthy children aged 0-12 years in urban Kampala, Uganda: a community-based survey

Age Number (%) Median FC (mg/kg) (95%CI)
0 < 3 months 14 (4.6) 345 (195-621)
3 < 6 months 13 (4.3) 278 (85-988)
6 < 12 months 27 (8.9) 183 (109-418)
1 < 4 years 89 (29.5) 75 (53-119)*
4 < 12 years 159 (52.6) 28 (25-35) *
All 302 (100) 52 (40-73)
  1. * Difference in median, p-value < 0.001 if compared with the whole group of children younger than 12 months.
  2. CI confidence interval
  3. FC faecal calprotectin