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Table 3 Correlation between treatment and serum aquaporin-4 antibody among the study population

From: Neuromyelitis optica: a pilot study of clinical presentation and status of serological biomarker AQP4 among patients admitted to a tertiary centre in NCNS, Sudan

Treatment Serum aquaporin-4 antibodyTotal
+ve−ve
IV methylprednisolone followed by oral prednisoloneCount123
% of total3.4%6.9%10.3%
IV methylprednisolone followed by oral prednisolone + azathioprineCount22426
% of total75.9%13.8%89.7%
TotalCount23629
% Of Total79.3%20.7%100.0%
  1. P-value = 0.038