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Table 3 Correlation between sociodemographic and clinical variables of patients with pediatric ALL

From: Clinical characteristics and outcomes of patients with pediatric acute lymphoblastic leukemia after induction of chemotherapy: a pilot descriptive correlational study from Palestine

Variable Correlation Presence of abdominal pain Presence of fever Presence of bone pain CNS status Presence of pallor Presence of anorexia Presence of hepatomegaly Presence of splenomegaly Presence of bleeding Immunophenotype Relapse
Presence of abdominal pain Spearman’s rho 0.01 − 0.04 − 0.01 0.14 − 0.08 0.20 0.20 0.17 0.04 − 0.07
p value 0.918 0.772 0.943 0.240 0.512 0.106 0.106 0.170 0.770 0.561
Presence of fever Spearman’s rho 0.01 −  0.11 0.08 0.21 0.10 − 0.07 − 0.07 0.00 0.11 − 0.08
p value 0.918 0.359 0.489 0.087 0.408 0.559 0.559 0.980 0.373 0.533
Presence of bone pain Spearman’s rho − 0.04 0.11 0.05 0.02 − 0.08 − 0.16 − 0.22 − 0.04 0.22 − 0.13
p value 0.772 0.359 0.697 0.889 0.517 0.182 0.068 0.763 0.064 0.278
CNS status Spearman’s rho − 0.01 0.08 0.05 0.02 0.08 − 0.07 − 0.07 − 0.05 − 0.11 0.06
p value 0.943 0.489 0.697 0.851 0.500 0.556 0.556 0.654 0.379 0.627
Presence of pallor Spearman's rho 0.14 0.21 0.02 0.02 0.14 0.09 − 0.11 0.09 0.25 − 0.08
p value 0.240 0.087 0.889 0.851 0.243 0.470 0.385 0.467 0.035 0.524
Presence of anorexia Spearman’s rho − 0.08 0.10 − 0.08 0.08 0.14 − 0.04 0.13 0.11 0.09 − 0.11
p value 0.512 0.408 0.517 0.500 0.243 0.760 0.270 0.373 0.470 0.376
Presence of hepatomegaly Spearman’s rho 0.20 − 0.07 − 0.16 − 0.07 0.09 − 0.04 0.77 0.04 0.06 0.17
p value 0.106 0.559 0.182 0.556 0.470 0.760 <0.001 0.727 0.597 0.158
Presence of splenomegaly Spearman’s rho 0.20 − 0.07 − 0.22 − 0.07 − 0.11 0.13 0.77 −  0.11 − 0.01 0.06
p value 0.106 0.559 0.068 0.556 0.385 0.270 < 0.001 0.355 0.952 0.625
Presence of bleeding Spearman’s rho 0.17 0.00 − 0.04 − 0.05 0.09 0.11 0.04 0.11 −  0.00 − 0.15
p value 0.170 0.980 0.763 0.654 0.467 0.373 0.727 0.355 0.975 0.227
Immunophenotype Spearman’s rho 0.04 0.11 0.22 − 0.11 0.25 0.09 0.06 − 0.01 0.00 0.00
p value 0.770 0.373 0.064 0.379 0.035 0.470 0.597 0.952 0.975 0.987
Relapse Spearman’s rho − 0.07 − 0.08 − 0.13 0.06 − 0.08 − 0.11 0.17 0.06 − 0.15 0.00
p value 0.561 0.533 0.278 0.627 0.524 0.376 0.158 0.625 0.227 0.987