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Table 1 Patient characteristics

From: Outcome of gastric emptying and gastrointestinal symptoms after liver transplantation for hereditary transthyretin amyloidosis

  Responded study questionnaires p value
Yes No
(n = 77) (n = 15)
Gender (males) 55.8% 66.7% 0.44
Late onset (≥50 years) 39.0% 26.7% 0.37
TTR V30M mutation 98.7% 93.3% 0.19
Age at onset (years) 47.3 (24.1-66.0) 39.5 (22.1-65.5) 0.07
Age at LTx (years) 50.1 (29.6-69.2) 42.4 (25.2-67.9) 0.08
Disease duration at LTx (years) 3.3 (0.5-12.1) 3.1 (1.9-9.0) 0.61
T50 pre LTx (min) 118 (48–350) 122 (56–235) 0.81
Total GI symptom score pre LTx 7 (0–35) 5.5 (0–21) 0.39
mBMI pre LTx 993 (550–1447) 973 (796–1320) 0.67
Age at study start (years) 58.9 (35.1-75.6) 53.3 (41.7-75.5) 0.12
  1. Data shown are medians (min-max) and p < 0.05 was regarded as statistically significant. LTx: liver transplantation, mBMI: modified body mass index, n: number of subjects, T50: gastric emptying half-time, TTR: transthyretin.