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Table 1 Patient features

From: Reassessing the approach to informed consent: the case of unrelated hematopoietic stem cell transplantation in adult thalassemia patients

Variable Frequency %
All patients 21 (16-37)  
Median recipient age (years, range)
Gender   
 Male 16/34 47
 Female 18/34 53
Death 9/34 27
Rejection 0 0
Grade II-IV acute GVHD (in dead pts) 6/9 67
Grade II-IV acute GVHD (in live pts) 3/25 12
Chronic GVHD 3/25 12
Alive with graft 25/34 73
Gender   
 Male 12/25 48
 Female 13/25 52
Median test age (years, range) 25 (18-35)  
  ≤ 20 13 52
  ≥ 20 12 48
School level at the time of HSCT   
 High 14/25 56
 Low 11/25 44
  1. GVHD: Graft Versus Host Disease.