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Table 1 Patient characteristics

From: Patient factors influencing acute gluten reactions and cytokine release in treated coeliac disease

Mean (SD) age in years 43 (15)
Number (%) of females 205 (69)
Mean (SD) height in centimetres 169 (11)
Mean (SD) body mass in kilogrammes 79 (19)
Mean (SD) body mass index 28 (13)
Number (%) of White, not Hispanic or Latino 277 (94)
Median (interquartile range) age in years at diagnosis of CD 35 (25–46)
Median (interquartile range) years from coeliac diagnosis 6 (3–10)
Number (%) of negative for both CD-specific serologies 241 (82)
Number (%) of positive for both CD-specific serologies 5 (2)
Number (%) of IgA deficient (< 7 mg/dl) 2 (1)
Number (%) of positive for HLA-DQ2.5 genotype 266 (90)
Number (%) of negative for HLA-DQ2.5 genotype 29 (10)
Number (%) of recruited in the USA 126 (43)
Number (%) of recruited in Australia 123 (42)
Number (%) of recruited in New Zealand 46 (16)
  1. QUANTA Lite® R h-tTG IgA (normal range 3 U/ml or less) and gliadin IgG II (DGP), INOVA Diagnostics (normal range 19 U or less)