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Table 1 Characteristics of the population under study

From: Short-term follow-up of chagasic patients after benznidazole treatment using multiple serological markers

SUBJECTS a MEAN AGE
IN YEARS
(range)
MALE (%) FEMALE (%) ORIGIN (%)
HD (n = 22) 31.5 (18-54) 14 (63.6) 8 (36.4) 15 Bolivia (70); 7 Ecuador (30)
IND (n = 15) 33.5 (22-56) 14 (93.3) 1 (6.67) 13 Bolivia (86.6); 1 Brasil (6.7);
1 Paraguay (6.7)
CCC (n = 16) 44.1 (27-68) 9 (56.3) 7 (43.7) 14 Bolivia (87.5); 1 Brasil (6.3);
1 Argentina (6.3)
DIG (n = 15) 39.1 (24-56) 10 (66.6) 5 (33.4) 14 Bolivia (93.3); 1 Argentina (6,7)
  1. a HD: Healthy donors. IND: Chronic chagasic patients at indeterminate clinical form of the disease. CCC: Chronic cardiac chagasic patients. DIG: Chronic chagasic patients with abnormalities in the gastrointestinal track