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Table 3 First definite diagnosis of HHT in the 233 patients, according to Sex, Education Level, Affected Gene, and Index/Non-Index status

From: A long diagnostic delay in patients with Hereditary Haemorrhagic Telangiectasia: a questionnaire-based retrospective study

FIRST DEFINITE DIAGNOSIS OF HHT
SEX     
  Total Males Females  
Age at Diagnosis, Mean ± SD (years) 40.1 ± 17.2 41.2 ± 17.6 38.9 ± 16.8 p = ns
[Range] [3;78] [7;78] [3;73]
EDUCATION LEVEL     
  Low Interm High  
Age at Diagnosis, Mean ± SD (years) 53.5 ± 17.4 37.1 ± 16 35.5 ± 14.5 P < 0.0001
[Range] [3;78] [4;71] [7;73]
AFFECTED GENE     
  HHT1 HHT2 HHT?  
Age at Diagnosis, Mean ± SD (years) 37.6 ± 16 39.9 ± 17.5 50.6 ± 17.0 P < 0.02
[Range] [4;77] [3;78] [20;74]  
INDEX/NON-INDEX STATUS     
  Index Non-Index   
Age at Diagnosis, Mean ± SD (years) 45.9 ± 15.3 34.6 ± 17.1   P < 0.001
[Range] [7;78] [3;77]