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Table 1 Patient demographics

From: The clinical presentation, utilization, and outcome of individuals with sickle cell anaemia presenting to urban emergency department of a tertiary hospital in Tanzania

Demographics Number Percentage (%)
Sex N = 747  
 Female 395 52.9
 Male 352 47.1
Age Group N = 741  
 1 month–< 5 years 146 19.7
 5 years–< 18 years 304 41.0
 ≥ 18 years 291 39.3
Referral Status N = 744  
 Self referral 445 59.8
 Referred 299 40.2