Advances in Hematology / 2020 / Article / Tab 2

Research Article

Assessment of Hemoglobin Variants in Patients Receiving Health Care at the Ho Teaching Hospital: A Three-Year Retrospective Study

Table 2

Annual SCD pattern among the study participants.

ParametersTotalYear category value
201620172018

255 (100.00)81 (31.76)82 (32.16)92 (36.08)
Gender
Male111 (43.53)41 (36.94)33 (29.73)37 (33.33)0.297
Female144 (56.47)40 (27.78)49 (34.03)55 (38.19)

Age group
<564 (25.10)22 (34.38)24 (37.50)18 (28.13)0.433
5–1482 (32.16)29 (35.37)26 (31.71)27 (32.93)
15–2447 (18.43)12 (25.53)14 (29.79)21 (44.68)
25–3443 (16.86)15 (34.88)9 (20.93)19 (44.19)
35–6016 (6.27)2 (12.50)8 (50.00)6 (37.50)
≥613 (1.18)1 (33.33)1 (33.33)1 (33.33)

Hb variants
SC121 (47.45)32 (26.45)48 (39.67)41 (33.88)<0.001
SF39 (15.29)19 (48.72)18 (46.15)2 (5.13)
SS95 (37.25)30 (31.58)16 (16.84)49 (51.58)

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