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Table 2 Summary of quantitative variables

From: The Acute Chest Syndrome in Cameroonian children living with sickle cell disease

Variable Min Max Mean SD Median IQR
Age (years) N = 21 0.92 16 5.5 3.4 5.0 3.4–7
HbS (%) N = 7 55 86 75.1 11.9 77.9 66–86
HbF (%) N = 7 6.4 21.9 14.6 6.0 14.8 9.7–19.7
Leukocytes (/mm3) N = 18 10600 73900 32479.4 17862.3 30295 19050–37875
Neutrophils (/mm3) N = 18 4800 51600 23476 11543.7 24100 11600–28100
Hemoglobinemia (g/dl) N = 18 4.9 8.4 6.48 1.15 6.25 5.4–7.6
Serum LDH (UI/l) N = 11 1307 10366 3452.3 2916.3 2093 1623–5301
Serum CRP (mg/l) N = 14 4.5 432 228.2 132.6 233.5 89–326
Leukocytesa (/mm3) N = 7 8300 39100 21557.2 11843.3 18900 11000–35200
Neutrophilsa (/mm3) N = 7 5800 29716 16319.3 10892.7 13400 6475–29100
Hemoglobinemiaa (g/dl) N = 7 7.5 13.9 9.6 2.3 9.4 7.5–10.6
Duration of oxygen therapy (days) N = 7 1 5 3.6 1.6 4 2–5
Duration of hospitalization (days) N = 21 3 12 6.8 3.1 6 5–9.5
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