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Table 1 Main characteristics of the cases

From: The role of vitamin D in children with recurrent Tonsillopharyngitis

  GROUPS P value
  Study Group Control Group  
  (n:115) (n:127)  
Gender Girl; n (%) 45 (39.1) 57 (44.9) 0.36
Age (years) 5.6 ± 2.4 6.1 ± 2.7 0.13
Weight (kg) 21.3 ± 8.0 21.8 ± 8.7 0.72
Height (cm) 113.8 ± 16.2 112.8 ± 19.3 0.74
Annual tonsillopharyngitis frequency 15.3 ± 4.7 2.5 ± 0.9 <0.01
  1. Study group consisted of the cases having frequent tonsillopharyngitis and control group consisted of healthy cases.