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Table. 3.

Baseline Characteristics Comparison by Chief Complaints

Characteristics Dysphagia group (n = 13) Non-dysphagia group (n = 125) P-value
Age (yr) 45.9 (13.8) 48.0 (12.4) 0.560
Male 23.1 33.6 0.646
BMI (kg/m2) 19.8 (3.4) 21.0 (3.2) 0.218
IDQ score 8.0 (1.0, 10.5) 0.0 (0.0, 3.0) < 0.001
GERDQ score 6.0 (6.0, 9.5) 8.0 (6.0, 9.0) 0.631
Endoscopy
Esophagitis 0.0 13.6 0.328
Vascular obstruction 7.6 0.0 0.029
Esophagogram
Achalasia (diagnosed by esophagogram) 57.1 0.0 < 0.001

BMI, body mass index; IDQ score, impaction dysphagia question score; GERDQ score, gastroesophageal reflux disease questionnaire score.

Values are presented as mean (SD), %, or median (interquartile range [IQR]).

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