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Table 6 Comparing morbidity between both groups

From: Acute gastrointestinal bleeding in Egyptian elderly patients: real-life experience

Morbidity Elderly group Young group P-value
Number (total = 166) Percent % Number (total = 166) Percent %
Non 108 65.7% 65 39.2% < 0.0001
Yes 58 34.9% 101 60.8%
Re-bleeding 35 21.08% 43 25.9% 0.300
Deterioration of the conscious level 10 6.0% 22 13.3% 0.026
Shock 8 4.8% 27 16.3% 0.001
Aspiration 4 2.4% 6 3.6% 0.521
Infection 1 0.6% 3 1.8% 0.314