The haematological and the biochemical characteristics of the Salmonella positive, culture negative and the culture positive for non-Salmonella bile culture groups.

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Mann-Whitney U test, boldface indicates p≤0.05.

p1: Comparing culture-negative to Salmonella-positive patients.

p2: Comparing culture positive for non-Salmonella to Salmonella-positive patients.

IQR: Interquartile range.