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Table 1 Clinical and biological characteristics of the study population

From: Epidemiology and outcomes of children with renal failure in the pediatric ward of a tertiary hospital in Cameroon

Variables
Median age (months) (IQR) 84 (15–144)
Male gender n (%) 64 (62.1)
Herbal concoctions n (%) 24 (23.3)
Urine flow rate n = 80
 Anuria n (%) 55 (68.8)
 Oliguria n (%) 7 (8.8)
 Conserved n (%) 18 (17.5)
Urine Dipstick (n = 76)
 Proteinuria n (%)
  1+ 26 (34.2)
  2+ 18 (23.7)
  3+ 17 (22.4)
 Hematuria n (%) 57 (75)
 Leukocyturia n (%) 31 (40.8)
Clinical n (%)
 Asthenia 91 (88.3)
 Anorexia 85 (85.2)
 Pallor 88 (85.4)
 Edema 40 (38.8)
 Vomiting 39 (37.9)
 Dyspnoea 28 (27.2)
 Diarrhoea 24 (23.3)
 Coma 19 (18.4)
 Obnubilation/drowsiness 16 (15.5)
 Agitation 11(10.7)
Biology (Mean ± ET)
 Urea 2.14 ± 1.38
 Creatinine 77.36 ± 82.01
 Hemoglobin 7.68 ± 2.42
 Natremia 132.32 ± 16.29
 Kaliemia 4.96 ± 1.46