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Table 2 Clinical data in both groups

From: Characteristics of autism spectrum disorders in a sample of egyptian and saudi patients: transcultural cross sectional study

Items Egyptian Saudi X2 df P value
   n (%) n (%)    
Diagnosis Autism 19(95%) 23 (82.1%) 1.76 1 0.1
  PDDNOS 1 (5%) 5 (17.9%)    
Regression Yes 6 (30%) 6 (21.4%) 0.46 1 0.49
  No 14 (70%) 22 (78.6%)    
Hyperactivity Yes 10(50%) 17 (60.7%) 0.54 1 0.46
  No 10 (50%) 11 (39.3%)    
Epilepsy Yes 1 (5%) 7 (25%) 3.36 1 0.07
  No 19 (95%) 21 (75%)    
Psychiatric Comorbidity Yes 5 (71.4%) 19 (67.9%) 0.03 1 0.6
  No 2 (28.6%) 9 (32.1%)    
Clinical examination Positive physical signs 2 (10%) 1 (3.6%) 4.8 3 0.1
  Positive behavioral signs 6 (30%) 16 (57.1%)    
  Positive physical & behavioral 5 (25%) 7 (25%)    
  Normal 7 (35%) 4 (14.3%)