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Table 1 Demographic and clinical features in pwMS involved in the study

From: Helicobacter pylori antibodies and multiple sclerosis: a single-center study and a short review of the literature

  PPMS (n = 29) SPMS (n = 24) RRMS (n = 91) GENERAL (n = 144) p value
Sex (%)      
 Female 13 (44) 19 (79) 59 (64) 91 (63) 0.03
 Male 16 (66) 5 (21) 32 (36) 53 (27)
Age (SD) 47.6 (9.6) 50.6 (8.7) 42.3 (9.7) 44.8 (10.6)  < 0.0001
Weight (SD) 80 (19.6) 72 (14.5%) 73.4 (14.7) 74.5 (15.9) 0.1
Height (SD) 1.7 (0.09) 1.69 (0.09) 1.68 (0.1) 1.69 (0.1) 0.0888
BMI (SD) 26.5 (6) 25.2 (4.8) 25.84 (4.9) 25.87 (5.1) 0.6629
EDSS (SD) 4.9 (1.9) 5.9 (1.3) 3.6 (1.8) 4.3 (1.97)  < 0.0001
Length of disease(SD) 7 (6.6) 15 (7.6) 8.4 (7.7) 9.2 (7.9) 0.0003
Previous DMT (%)      
 Yes 16 (66) 17 (70) 64 (70) 97 (67) 0.2929
 No 13 (44) 7 (30) 27 (30) 47 (33)