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Table 1 Demographics and characteristics of patients with late onset Pompe disease from China versus the rest of the world

From: Characteristics of Pompe disease in China: a report from the Pompe registry

Variable, n (%) China (n = 59) Rest of the world (n = 1180)
Male 30 (50.8) 585 (49.6)
Mean age at Pompe symptom onset, years (SD) 14.9 (12.35) 28.4 (18.86)
Mean age at Pompe diagnosis, years (SD) 22.1 (10.08) 34.9 (20.03)
Mean age at first infusion, years (SD) NAa 40.1 (20.02)
Pompe therapy status
 Ever on primary Pompe therapy < 5 1047 (88.7)
 Never on primary Pompe therapy 51 (86.4) 123 (10.4)
 Pompe therapy status unknown 7 (11.9) 10 (0.8)
 Patients deceased 5 (8.5) 87 (7.4)
 Mean age at death, years (SD) 21.8 (15.81) 52.2 (22.07)
  1. SD standard deviation. aData represent one patient and cannot be shown to protect patient anonymity