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Table 4 Positive screening test according to sex and type of child abuse and neglect

From: Early recognition of child abuse through screening indicators at the emergency department: experience of a tertiary urban pediatric hospital

  Total Male Female
Sexual Abuse 134 (14%) 35 (7%) 99 (21%)
Neglect/Carelessness 697 (73%) 378 (78%) 319 (68%)
Maltreatment 125 (13%) 74 (15%) 51 (11%)
Total 956 487 469