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Table 2 Incidence of outcome variables in both patient groups

From: Influence of age on clinical presentation, diagnosis delay and outcome in pre-school children with acute appendicitis

 All patients
N = 29
Group 1
n = 13
Group 2
N = 16
P
Pain right fossa iliaca11 (34.4%)2 (15.4%)9 (56.2%)0.029
Alteration general state16 (55.1%)12 (92 .3%)4 (25.0%)0.000
Purulent peritoneal liquid11 (34.4%)8 (61.5%)3 (18.7%)0.023
Perforation11 (34.4%)9 (69.2%)2 (12.5%)0.003
  1. Statistical analysis was performed by the χ2 test. Group 1: < 48 months; Group 2: > 48 months