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Table 6 Comparison between patients with and without carbamazepine intake as regards mean zinc and copper serum level

From: Serum zinc and copper levels in a sample of Egyptian epileptic children

  Patient on carbamazepine
n = 22
Mean SD
Patients not on carbamazepine
n = 78
Mean SD
t P
Zinc (μ/dL) 49.0 ± 17.0 61.8 ± 23.4 2.8 0.009*
Copper (μ/dL) 66.7 ± 34.3 69.9 ± 33.6 0.3 0.6
  1. (P < 0.01)
  2. * highly significant