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Table 2 Comparison between patients with cerebral small vessel disease and healthy controls

From: Optical coherence tomography-based assessment of retinal vascular pathology in cerebral small vessel disease

Retinal vessel parameters (mean ± SD)Cerebral small vessel disease n = 24Young healthy controls n = 20p-values (Welch two-sample t-test)
Inner retinal wall thickness (IWT) (μm)30.1 (±4.5)26.13 (± 4.7)0.002
Outer retinal wall thickness (OWT) (μm)27.8 (±4.0)22.6 (±5.3)0.001
Mean arterial wall thickness (MWT) (μm)28.9 (±3.1)23.9 (± 2.7)0.001
Lumen diameter (LD) (μm)91.3 (±9.2)95.4 (± 9.6)0.156
Wall to lumen ratio (WLR)0.32 (±0.05)0.25 (± 0.04)0.001
Total vessel diameter149.2 (±11.5)143.2 (±11.9)0.099