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Table 1 Characteristics of 27 children on peritoneal dialysis

From: Factors influencing occurrence of peritonitis in Saudi children on peritoneal dialysis

CharacteristicsCategoryn%
GenderMale1037.0
Female1763.0
Age<  6 yrs1140.7
6–10 yrs1037.0
>  10 yrs622.3
ResidencyRiyadh1555.6
Outside Riyadh1244.4
Socioeconomic statusAverage/High2488.9
Low311.1
DiagnosisCongenital nephrosis1244.4
Reflux nephropathy with neurogenic bladder414.8
Hypoplastic kidney311.2
Others829.6