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Table 1 Characteristic of 981 patients with erysipelas

From: Erysipelas, a large retrospective study of aetiology and clinical presentation

Clinical characteristic No. patients (%)
Age, median (range) 61 (18–99)
Male sex 580 (59 %)
Underlying disease 433 (44 %)
Predisposing factor 766 (78 %)
Both underlying disease and predisposing factor 346 (35 %)
Neither underlying disease nor predisposing factor 128 (13 %)