Table 1: Demographic data of the groups.

Group 1 EmA (+) ( : 26)Group 2 EmA (−) ( : 49)Control ( : 30)

Age (months)109.6 ± 56.6d111.9 ± 55.2d116.53 ± 48.58d
Sex (male/female)18/26d7/49d17/30b,c
Weight (kg)30.7 ± 13.2d,e34.4 ± 14.2d,f50.93 ± 13.18e,f
Height (cm)122.8 ± 28.3d,e126.0 ± 27.5d,f158.03 ± 12.75e,f
Heart rate (beat/minute)91.0 ± 8.1d91.1 ± 15.8d91.50 ± 16.11d
Arterial tension systolic (mmHg)96.6 ± 7.1d94.1 ± 7.4d95.33 ± 8.19d
Arterial tension diastolic (mmHg)52.1 ± 7.6d50.1 ± 6.5d52.00 ± 5.19d
Age at diagnosis (months)88.6 ± 49.6d79.9 ± 49.8d
Mean follow up period (months)20.6 ± 18.8a34.2 ± 28.1a
Hb (g/dl)12.2 ± 1.812.7 ± 1.3
MCV (fl)76.4 ± 7.6a80.2 ± 5.9a
MCH26.0 ± 3.327.1 ± 2.4
MCHC33.2 ± 1.733.7 ± 1.5
RDW14.6 ± 2.2a13.4 ± 2.1a
Ferritin (ng/mL)17.3 ± 15.420.1 ± 16.1

aGroup 1 and group 2 statistically significant ( ).
bGroup 1 and control group statistically significant ( ).
cGroup 2 and control group statistically significant ( ).
dGroup 1 and group 2 statistically not significant ( ).
eGroup 1 and control group statistically significant ( ).
fGroup 2 and control group statistically significant ( ).
Hb: hemoglobin, Htc: hematocrit, MCV: mean corpuscular volume, MCH: mean corpuscular hemoglobin, MCHC: mean corpuscular hemoglobin concentration, RDW: red blood cell distribution.