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Table 2 Past or present clinical diagnosis in gallstone patients

From: Relation of cholesterol metabolism to pediatric gallstone disease: a retrospective controlled study

Diagnosis All BPS CS
n = 46 n = 26 n = 20
Idiopathic gallstones 21 (46) 7 (27) 14 (70)
Hemolytic disease 11 (24) 10 (38) 1 (5)
Neonatal hyperbilirubinemia1 5 (11) 5 (20) -
History of parenteral nutrition 5 (11) 5 (19) -
Inflammatory bowel disease 3 (7) 3 (12) -
Epilepsy with medication 2 (4) - 2 (10)
Extrahepatic portal vein occlusion 2 (4) 1 (4) 1 (5)
Transplanted kidney 2 (4) 2 (8) -
Acute leukemia 1 (2) 1 (4) -
Intestinal failure, transplanted small bowel 1 (2) 1 (4) -
Meningomyelocele 1 (2) - 1 (5)
Neurofibromatosis 1 (2) - 1 (5)
Octreotide treatment, pancreatitis (non biliary) 1 (2) 1 (4) -
  1. Values are n (%)
  2. BPS black pigment stones, CS cholesterol stones
  3. 1neonatal hyperbilirubinemia is included in the count of hemolytic disease