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Table 1 Demographic data and blood pressure of patients with KD and febrile controls

From: Common carotid artery intima-media thickness is useful for diagnosis of the acute stage of Kawasaki disease

Characteristic Patients with KD (n = 21) Controls (n = 14) pvalue*
Male sex (%) 71.4% 71.4% 1.00
Mean age (months) 21.79 ± 17.91 52.18 ± 56.52 0.13
Body weight (kg) 11.37 ± 3.93 19.17 ± 14.50 0.08
Body height (cm) 82.32 ± 14.91 100.54 ± 29.91 0.21
BMI (kg/m2) 16.45 ± 1.50 18.08 ± 2.64 0.14
Systolic BP (mmHg) 103 ± 16 112 ± 14 0.35
Diastolic BP (mmHg) 63 ± 13 71 ± 11 0.09
  1. Values are mean ± SD or %.
  2. BMI, body mass index; BP, blood pressure; KD, Kawasaki disease.
  3. *Mann–Whitney U test.