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Table 1 Demographic and laboratory data of children with autism and healthy control children

From: The possible link between elevated serum levels of epithelial cell-derived neutrophil- activating peptide-78 (ENA-78/CXCL5) and autoimmunity in autistic children

   Children with autism Control group
   (n = 62) (n = 62)
Age (in years): Range 4-11 5-12
  Mean ± SD 6.9 ± 1.9 7.08 ± 1.78
Sex: (Male/Female) 48/14 47/15
Intelligence quotient: Above 70 45.16% 100%
  50-69 32.26%  
  35-49 22.58%  
CARS scores: Mild to moderate (30–36) 45.16%  
  Severe (37–60) 54.84%  
Serum ENA-78: Range 110.25-1295.89 60-382.69
(pg/ml) Median (IQR) 186.26 (105) 112.5 (115)
Positivity of antineuronal antibodies 64.5% 6.45%
  1. CARS, Childhood Autism Rating Scale; ENA-78, epithelial cell-derived neutrophil-activating peptide-78; IQ,R, interquartile ranges.