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Table 2 Patient characteristics

From: Abnormally increased carotid intima media-thickness and elasticity in patients with Morquio A disease

CovariateControlOther MPSMorquio A
(n = 560)(n = 33)(n = 13)
Male301 (53.8%)22 (67%)8 (61%)
Female259 (46.2%)11 (33%)5 (39%)
Age at visit (years)13.14 (4.01)12.41 (4.74)13.98 (10.0)
SBP (mm Hg)106 (10.42)107 (10.79)103 (12.8)
DBP (mm Hg)58.00 (7.78)55.21 (13.54)70.6 (12.2)
Pulse Pressure (mm Hg)48.12 (9.49)51.97 (11.81)31.92 (6.53)
Height (cm)155 (18.30)132 (16.55)108 (21.89)
cIMT (mm)0.44 (0.04)0.56 (0.06)0.56 (0.03)
cCSD (%)32.03 (8.35)28.16 (15.74)25.37 (8.81)
cCSC1 (mm2 · mm Hg−1)0.16 (0.05)0.14 (0.08)0.22 (0.07)
cIEM (mm Hg)951 (379.84)1355 (811.82)772 (371)
  1. Values presented are mean (sd) or n (%) where indicated. The “Other MPS” cohort is composed of 17 MPS I, 9 MPS II, 4 MPS IIIA, and 3 MPS VI patients. The Morquio A data includes one patient (#2), who underwent two carotid ultrasounds 16 months apart
  2. SBP Systolic Blood Pressure, DBP Diastolic Blood Pressure, cIMT Carotid Intima-Media Thickness, cCSD Carotid Cross-sectional Distensibility, cCSC1 Carotid Cross-sectional Compliance, cIEM Carotid Incremental Elastic Modulus