Table 1

Characteristics of the study population

Study patientsPatient’s diagnosed as having CD based on capsule enteroscopy findings
*Some of the patients had more than one symptom.
CD, Crohn’s disease.
Patients (n)1712
Age (y) (mean (range))40 (18–68)34.5 (18–63)
Males (%)4750
Haemoglobin (g%) (mean (SD))10.5 (1.8)10.5 (1.8)
Anaemia* (%)58.875
Abdominal pain* (%)70.566.6
Diarrhoea* (%)35.358.3
Weight loss* (%)17.625
Duration of disease (y) (mean (SD)) 6.3 (2.2) 7.4 (3.2)