Table 1 Characteristics of the study cohort of patients with Krabbe disease (N = 248)

From: Clinical characteristics of 248 patients with Krabbe disease: quantitative natural history modeling based on published cases

Population characteristics N Percent
Sex
  Female 126 50.8
  Male 98 39.5
  Unreported 24 9.7
Disease subtype
  Early infantile 98 39.5
  Late infantile 57 23
  Juvenile 46 18.5
  Adult 42 16.9
  Unreported 5 2.1
Mode of diagnosis
  Enzymatic (only) 111 44.8
  Genetic (only) 1 0.4
  Enzymatic and genetic 130 52.4
  Other 6 2.4
Alive at last follow-up
  Yes 184 74.2
  No 64 25.8