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Table 2 Clinical data of patients with celiac disease and its comparison in both genders

From: Clinical manifestations and associated disorders in children with celiac disease in southern Iran

Clinical manifestationTotalMaleFemalep-value
Anemia54(41.5%)19(40.4%)35(42.2%)0.846
Long term fatigue64(49.2%)23(48.9%)41(49.4%)0.41
headache25(19.2%)9(19.1%)16(19.3%)0.986
seizure2(1.5%)02(2.4%)0.284
Chronic abdominal pain86(66.2%)32(68.1%)54(65.1%)0.726
Chronic constipation54(41.5%)17(36.2%)37(44.6%)0.35
flatulence61(46.9%)29(61.7%)32(38.6%)0.011
Chronic diarrhea24(18.5%)15(31.9%)9(10.8%)0.003
Gastrointestinal reflux15(11.5%)7(14.9%)8(9.6%)0.368
Malodor stool42(32.3%)17(36.2%)25(30.1%)0.479
vomiting10(7.7%)4(8.5%)6(7.2%)0.792
Lactose intolerance18(13.8%)9(19.1%)9(10.8%)0.188
Bone pain70(53.8%)24(51.1%)46(55.4%)0.632
paresthesia14(10.8%)10(21.3%)4(4.8%)0.004
Itchy skin rash29(22.3%)7(14.9%)22(26.5%)0.127
Hair loss20(15.4%)4(8.5%)16(19.3%)0.102
Recurrent oral ulcer17(13.1%)7(14.9%)10(12%)0.644
Anxiety disorders43(33.1%)17(36.2%)26(31.3%)0.573