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Table 1 Characteristics of the study population

From: Lack of significant association of an insertion/deletion polymorphism in the angiotensin converting enzyme (ACE) gene with tropical calcific pancreatitis

  TCP FCPD Total
n 91 80 171
Sex (Male/Female) 61 M/30 F 59 M/21 F 120 M/51 F
Age at onset (yrs) 25.8 (23.5–28.1) 32.6 (29.6–35.6) 28.0 (26.0–30.0)
Age at presentation (yrs) 33.9 (31.6–36.2) 40.9 (37.8–44.0) 36.4 (34.4–38.4)
Duration of symptoms (yrs) 8.8 (7.5–10.1) 10.0 (8.4–11.6) 9.3 (8.3–10.3)
Age at onset of diabetes (yrs) NA 33.8 (31.0–36.6) NA
Duration of diabetes (yrs) NA 7.2 (5.8–8.6) NA
  1. n, number of patients; yrs, years; TCP, tropical calcific pancreatitis; FCPD, fibro-calculous pancreatic diabetes
  2. NA, not applicable; Figures are quoted as median, range 95% CI