Table 1

Characteristics of the participants
Characteristics Case Control
N 204 384
GA subtype (%) 37.7 /
CNV subtype (%) 26.5 /
AMD diagnosis (%)a 35.3 /
Female (%) 44.2 55.9
Age (years) 74.9 ± 7.0 (53–89) 67.6 ± 6.6 (52–86)

Abbreviations:GA geographic atrophy, CNV choroidal neovascularization.

Data are presented as the mean ± standard deviation with range (minimum to maximum).

aThese cases were diagnosed with AMD, but we could not acquire specific subtype information.

Kan et al.

Kan et al. Diagnostic Pathology 2014 9:73   doi:10.1186/1746-1596-9-73

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