Multiple Sclerosis International / 2011 / Article / Tab 1

Research Article

Serum Metabolic Profile in Multiple Sclerosis Patients

Table 1

Clinical features of MS patients and controls.

ControlsMS patients

Number of patients163170
Female : male106 : 57115 : 55
Average age at onsetNA31.77 ± 11.72
Average age at assessment43.45 ± 3.2145.27 ± 6.80
Duration of pathology (years)NA13.5 ± 5.22
RRNA113
SPNA43
PPNA14

Average EDSSNA3.26 ± 2.29

NA: not available.
RR: relapsing-remitting MS; SP: secondary progressive MS; PP: primary progressive MS; EDSS: expanded disability scale score.