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Table 2 Sample characterization according to age (years)

From: Saliva as a potential tool for cystic fibrosis diagnosis

Parameter CF group Control group
No. of Patients 80 84
Mean 12.38 18.2
Median 12.0 17.0
Std. Deviation 7.1 5.24
Minimum 4.0 5.0
Maximum 34.0 28.0
  1. CF – Cystic Fibrosis. There was no statistically significant difference between groups.
  2. The statistical analysis was performed applying the Mann–Whitney test. The positive p-value is in bold.