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Table 3 Comparison of chest CT features between severe and non-severe pediatric patients with COVID-19

From: Clinical, laboratory, and chest CT features of severe versus non-severe pediatric patients with COVID-19 infection among different age groups

  Total Severe Non severe P- value
N Mean (SD)/percentage N Mean (SD)/percentage N Mean (SD)/percentage
CT
Normal 36 67.9% 13 52.0% 23 82.1% 0.019
Abnormal 17 32.1% 12 48.0% 5 17.9%
Ground Glass Opacity
Yes 12 22.6% 7 28.0% 5 17.9% 0.38
No 41 77.4% 18 72.0% 23 82.1%
Peripheral halo
Yes 2 3.8% 1 4.0% 1 3.6% 0.93
No 51 96.2% 24 96.0% 27 96.4%
Consolidation
Yes 10 18.9% 7 28.0% 3 10.7% 0.11
No 43 81.1% 18 72.0% 25 89.3%
Subpleural sparing
Yes 5 9.4% 2 8.0% 3 10.7% 0.74
No 48 90.6% 23 92.0% 25 89.3%
  1. Categorical variables were analyzed using χ2/Fisher’s exact tests, respectively. P-value less than 0.05 was considered as significant