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Table 1 Clinical and demographic characteristics of patients (n = 249)

From: Lactic acid level as an outcome predictor in pediatric patients with intussusception in the emergency department

CharacteristicValue
Age, years1.8 [1.1, 2.7]
Male, n (%)159 (63.9)
Symptoma
 Abdominal pain/irritability, n (%)207 (83.1)
 Vomiting, n (%)96 (38.6)
 Blood-tinged stool, n (%)41 (16.5)
Time between symptom onset and hospital visit (hours)7.5 [3.0, 24.0]
Time between symptom onset and air reduction (hours)9.0 [5.0, 25.0]
Surgery, n (%)11 (4.4)
  1. Results are presented as medians [interquartile range] and numbers (%)
  2. a Multiple symptoms were listed if more than one was described by the patient or parents