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Table 2 Overweight Patients in the FAP and Control Groups by Age and Gender

From: Higher prevalence of obesity among children with functional abdominal pain disorders

Children 12–18 years oldFAP group
N = 81
Control
N = 4640
P
Total overweight/obese32 (39.5%)1433 (30.8%)0.04
Males32 (39.5%)2223 (47.9%)0.44
Overweight/obese males11 (34.4%)726 (32.6%) 
Females49 (60.4%)2417 (52%)0.01
Overweight/obese females21 (42.9%)707 (29.2%) 
Children 2–11 years oldFAP group
N = 92
ControlN = 1792P
Total overweight/obese21 (22.8%)299 (16.7%)0.07
Males27 (29.3%)919 (51.3%)0.5
Overweight/obese males4 (14.8%)148 (16.1%) 
Females65 (70.6%)873 (48.7%)0.04
Overweight/obese females17 (26.2%)151 (17.3%)