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Table 3 The level of CSF T3 and T4 in patients with CNS infections

From: Clinical evaluation of the function of hypothalamo-pituitary-thyroid axis in children with central nervous system infections

Groups Number TT 3 (ng/ml) t/p X ± SD TT 4 (ug/dl) t/p X ± SD
Respiratory system disease 6 0.93 ± 1.23 2.42 ± 1.70
CNS infection mild 60 0.56 ± 0.40 NS※ 3.81 ± 2.88 NS※
CNS infection severe 27 0.39 ± 0.47 NS※ 1.02 ± 1.27 < 0.05※
  1. ※ compared with non-CNS infections