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Table 3 Comparison of coronary artery disease between different genders

From: Characteristics of coronary artery disease in symptomatic type 2 diabetic patients: evaluation with CT angiography

  Male (n = 43) Female (n = 70) P-value
Extent    
   Diseased vessels 2.7 ± 1.1 2.3 ± 1.1 0.734
   Diseased segments 4.5 ± 3.0 3.5 ± 2.5 0.240
Plaque burden    
   Total plaques 4.6 ± 3.0 3.7 ± 2.7 0.349
   Calcified plaque 2.4 ± 2.3 1.5 ± 1.5 0.006
   Mixed plaque 1.6 ± 1.9 1.6 ± 1.8 0.954
   Non-calcified plaque 0.5 ± 0.9 0.6 ± 0.9 0.606
Grading of stenosis    
   Normal appearing 0.7 ± 1.2 0.4 ± 0.7 0.056
   Mild narrowing 1.7 ± 1.4 1.3 ± 1.0 0.146
   Moderate narrowing 1.1 ± 1.2 1.0 ± 1.1 0.582
   Severe narrowing 1.1 ± 1.6 1.0 ± 1.7 0.322
  1. Data are expressed as mean ± standard deviation.