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Table 4 Characteristics of patients with neovascular AMD stratified according to whether subretinal fibrosis was absent or present

From: The transcriptome of peripheral blood mononuclear cells in patients with clinical subtypes of late age-related macular degeneration

  Subretinal fibrosis absent
(n = 17)
Subretinal fibrosis present
(n = 21)
P-value
Age, years, mean (SD) 75.7 (8.6) 80.4 (6.5) 0.071
Females, n (%) 7 (41) 10 (48) 0.69
Smoking status, n (%)    0.23
 Active 5 (29) 5 (24)  
 Ex-smoker 7 (29) 14 (10)  
 Never smoker 5 (41) 2 (67)  
Alcohol consumption, units, median (IQR) 7 (1 to 14) 7 (1 to 10) 0.28
Body mass index, mean (SD) 25.1 (3.4) 25.5 (5.1) 0.75
Physically active, n (%) 8 (47) 13 (62) 0.36
Time from diagnosis to samplinga, mean (SD) 19 (14) 38 (33) 0.028
  1. Abbreviations: IQR Interquartile range, SD Standard deviation
  2. aIn cases with bilateral disease, time from diagnosis to sampling was defined as the time from diagnosis of the first eye