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Table 2 The number of patients with fecaliths and perforations in the summer and non-summer groups

From: Seasonal variations in the occurrence of acute appendicitis and their relationship with the presence of fecaliths in children

 SummerNon-summerTotalp
Fecalith(n(%))34 (33.6%)39 (55.7%)73 (42.7%)0.004a
No fecalith (n(%))67 (66.4%)31 (44.3%)98 (57.3%)
Perforation/abscess (n(%))26 (25.7%)25 (35.7%)51 (29.8%)0.161a
No perforation/abscess (n(%))75 (74.3%)45 (64.3%)120 (70.2%)
  1. aChi-square test