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Table 1 Demographic data and clinical profiles of subjects in our study

From: A retrospective study on the association of gastrointestinal symptoms in children with low lactase activity and low activity of other disaccharidases

  Characteristics Total Number (%)
Total   347 (100)1
Sex Male 164 (47.0)
Female 184 (53.0)
Race Caucasian 234 (67.4)
Non-Caucasian 113 (32.6)
Age Teenager (12–21 yrs.) 163 (47.0)
Pre-Teenager (0–11 yrs.) 184 (53.0)
GI Symptoms2 Abdominal Pain 223 (64.3)
Reflux 119 (34.3)
Diarrhea 97 (28.0)
Weight Loss 39 (11.2)
  1. 1Values in parenthesis represents percentage values
  2. 2The subjects are not mutually exclusive in GI symptoms