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Table 1 Demographic data of idiopathic recurrent epistaxis in 92 children

From: Hemostasis of idiopathic recurrent epistaxis in children with microwave ablation: a prospective pilot case series

Variablen (%)
Gender
 Male64 (69.6%)
Female28 (30.4%)
Age (years)
 Mean ± SD14.7 ± 1.3
 Minimum8
 Maximum18
The side of nasal cavity
 Left side59 (64.1%)
 Right side33 (35.9%)
The bleeding point
 Mucosal bulge with a red or white top36 (39.1%)
 Primary telangiectasias56 (60.9%)
 Average duration of epistaxis (weeks)2.2 ± 0.6
 Prior silver nitrate attempts37 (40.2%)
Katsanis ESS
 Mean ± SD7.86 ± 0.59
 780 (87.0%)
 811 (12.0%)
 91 (1.0%)