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Table 2 Comorbidities of cases and controls

From: Assessment of gadolinium deposition in the brain tissue of pediatric and adult congenital heart disease patients after contrast enhanced cardiovascular magnetic resonance

  Cases
n = 62
Controls
n = 62
Cardiac diagnosis
 Congenital heart disease 35 (56%) 0
 Acquired heart disease 11 (18%) 0
 No known heart disease 16 (26%) 62
Cancer diagnosis 6 (10%) 0
 Inflammatory disease diagnosis 16 (26%) 7 (11.3%)
  Sickle cell disease 8 6
  Inflammatory bowel disease 2 0
  Other 6 1
 Reasons for brain MRI
  Acute stroke concern 18 (29%) 11 (17.7%)
  Chronic cerebrovascular disease 2 (3.2%) 3 (4.8%)
  Headaches 11 (17.7%) 25 (40.3%)
  Seizures 11 (17.7%) 8 (12.9%)
  Sickle cell screening 6 (9.7%) 4 (6.5%)
  Elevated ICP workup 6 (9.7%) 2 (3.2%)
  Other 8 (12.9%) 9 (14.5%)
  1. MRI magnetic resonance imaging, ICP intracranial pressure