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Table 1 Demographic data and eye involvement of patients with HHT

From: Ocular lesions in hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia: genetics and clinical characteristics

  Eye involvement No eye involvement p value
Sex
Men 48 (49.5%) 49 (50.5%) 0.69
Women 57 (52.3%) 52 (47.7%)  
Age: mean ± sd 50.3 ± 13.5 44.7 ± 15.7 0.006
< 19 years 1 (11.1%) 8 (88.9%) 0.05
20–39 years 24 (45.35) 29 (54.7%)  
40–59 years 53 (55.2%) 43 (44.8%)  
60–79 years 27 (56.3%) 21 (43.7%)  
Visual acuity: mean ± sd
Right eye 0.90 ± 0.17 0.93 ± 0.18 0.26
Left eye 0.88 ± 0.22 0.94 ± 0.21 0.11
Intraocular pressure: mean ± sd
Right eye 15.40 ± 2.15 15.80 ± 2.17 0.32
Left eye 15.21 ± 2.05 15.66 ± 2.03 0.24
Laterality of ocular telangiectasias
Both eyes 55   
Right eye 34   
Left eye 15   
Conjunctiva location of telangiectasias: patients (no. of eyes)
Tarsal 97 (150)   
Bulbar 2 (2)   
Border 6 (7)   
Caruncle 1 (1)   
Eyelid location of telangiectasias: patients (no. of eyes)
Upper and lower 18 (30)   
Upper 32 (42)   
Lower 23 (32)