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Table 5 Comparing variables of those who consumed iodized salts vs those that did not consume iodized salt

From: Iodine deficiency among goiter patients in rural South Sudan

Variable Those who consumed iodized salts Those that did not consume iodized salt
Gender   
Male 10 14
Positive family history of goiter 2 3
Iodine deficiency– Severe 23 8
Iodine deficiency– Moderate 2 38
Iodine deficiency – Mild 0 0
More than adequate 18 37
Optimal iodine 62 86
Excess iodine 3 5
  1. The correlation between goiter size and urinary iodine levels Chi- square 4.461 p = 0.813.