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Table 1 Characterization of A-T patients

From: Selenium levels and glutathione peroxidase activity in patients with ataxia-telangiectasia: association with oxidative stress and lipid status biomarkers

Variable   N = 22
Age Years 12.2 (8.5–20.9)a
Gender Male 16 (72.7%)b
Onset of symptoms Months 12.0 (6.0–12.0)a
Disease duration (since diagnosis) Years 7.1 (4.4–13.1)a
Regular intravenous immunoglobulin Yes 12 (54.5%)b
Pulmonar associated disease Yes 3 (13.6%)b
Prophylactic antibiotic Yes 5 (22.7%)b
Oral multivitamins Yes 17 (77.3%)b
Family history of early cardiovascular disease Yes 14 (63.6%)b
Alanine aminotransferase  > 40 U/L 5 (22.7%)b
AST/ALT  > 1 17 (77.3%)b
  1. AST/ALT aspartate aminotransferase/alanine aminotransferase
  2. aMedian (IQ25-75). IQ—interquartile interval
  3. bN (%)