Table 1.

Clinical parametersa

Agea (yr; median [range])Gender (M/F)Weight (kg)Height (cm)BMI (kg/m2)Hb (g/dl)Reticulocytes (%)Platelets (×103/μl)WBC Count (×103/μl)LDH (U/L)SCr (mg/dl)CrCl (ml/min per 1.73 m2)
SS disease32 (19 to 71)84/10062 ± 1b168 ± 1b22 ± 1b8.3 ± 0.1b13 ± 1b366 ± 10b13 ± 1b511 ± 17b0.86 ± 0.07132 ± 4b
Non-SS sickle hemoglobinopathies36 (19 to 76)58/5875 ± 1164 ± 229 ± 111.4 ± 0.24 ± 1274 ± 1110 ± 1290 ± 100.89 ± 0.03117 ± 4
  • a BMI, body mass index; CrCl, creatinine clearance; Hb, hemoglobin; LDH, lactate dehydrogenase; SCr, serum creatinine; WBC, white blood cell.

  • b P < 0.05 versus non-SS sickle hemoglobinopathies.