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Table. 1.

Baseline Characteristics Before Propensity Score-matching

Characteristics HPE (n = 195) Non-HPE (n = 168) P-value
Female 93 (47.7) 74 (44.1) 0.487
Age (yr) 60 (23-87) 52 (25-84) < 0.001
Interval between measurements (day) 632 (105-1402) 596 (150-1648) 0.234
Active ulcera 28 (14.4) 13 (7.7) 0.047
Eradication regimen
Triple therapy 167 (85.6)
Quadruple therapy 28 (14.4)
H. pylori test method < 0.001
Rapid urease test 67 (38.9) 19 (12.9)
Warthin-Starry stain 101 (58.7) 128 (87.1)
Urea-breath test 4 (2.3) 0
Site < 0.001
Inje University Ilsan Paik 65 (33.3) 68 (40.5)
International St. Mary 17 (8.7) 69 (41.1)
Hallym University Chuncheon Sacred Heart 10 (5.1) 0 (0.0)
Gangneung Asan 23 (11.8) 21 (12.5)
Eunpyung St. Mary 80 (41.0) 10 (6.0)

aActive or healing ulcer vs ulcer scar or gastritis.

HPE, Helicobacter pylori (H. pylori) eradication.

Data are presented as n (%) or median (range).

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