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Table 1 Patient characteristics

From: Images of colonic real-time tissue sonoelastography correlate with those of colonoscopy and may predict response to therapy in patients with ulcerative colitis

Characteristic  
Age in years (range) 44.3 ± 16.2 (24-79)
Sex  
   male, (%) 16 (43.2)
   female, (%) 21 (56.8)
Duration of disease in months (range) 63.2 ± 33.2
Type of disease  
   relapsing-remitting, (%) 28 (75.7)
   chronic continuous, (%) 9 (24.3)
Location of colitis  
   pancolitis, (%) 20 (54.1)
   left-sided colitis, (%) 17 (45.9)
Smoking habit, (%) 8 (21.6)