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Table 1 Clinical characteristics of participants.

From: Thoracic aortopathy in Turner syndrome and the influence of bicuspid aortic valves and blood pressure: a CMR study

  TS Controls  
   N Mean ± SD Range n Mean ± SD Range p-value
Age (years)   102 37.7 ± 10.9 18 - 62 24 42.7 ± 10.4 25 - 63 0.04
Height (cm)   102 147.3 ± 7.1 134 - 171 24 168.2 ± 5.9 155 - 177 < 0.001
Weight (kg)   101 57.6 ± 12.4 34 - 104 24 69.4 ± 7.3 57 - 84 < 0.001
BMI (kg/m2)   101 26.6 ± 5.6 16 - 48 24 24.6 ± 3.2 21 - 34 0.1
BSA (m2)   101 1.49 ± 0.16 1.2 - 2 24 1.79 ± 0.092 1.6 - 2 < 0.001
24 h AMBP (mm Hg) Systolic 97 122 ± 14 99 - 192 24 115 ± 9 100 - 133 0.03
  Diastolic 97 77 ± 11 54 - 134 24 73 ± 7 63 - 87 0.1
Estrogen deficiency (yrs)   94 6.4 ± 8.3 0 - 40     
GH treatment (years)   23 5.5 1 - 12     
Antihypertensive treatmeant (years)   24 5.3 0.5 - 19     
  1. Baseline data in TS and healthy female control subjects.
  2. AMBP are average values of 24-hour ambulatory blood pressure registration (day and night time values not shown).