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Table 3 Association between certain variables and hepatic iron deposition in 60 children with transfusion-dependent beta-thalassemia major (TDT)

From: The impact of magnetic resonance imaging in the assessment of iron overload in heart and liver in transfusion-dependent thalassemic children: Minia experience

Association analysis r P value
Hepatic and cardiac iron deposition  − 0.39 0.03*
Ejection fraction and cardiac iron deposition 0.33 0.08
Serum ferritin and hepatic iron deposition  − 0.42 0.02*
Serum ferritin and cardiac iron deposition  − 0.25 0.04*
  1. *P value was regarded as statistically significant if < 0.05