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Table 7 Subjective perception of severity of epistaxis impact sorted by demographic and genetic characteristics

From: Quality of life in patients with hereditary haemorrhagic telangiectasia (HHT)

   Epistaxis subjective impact
n Mild (%) Moderate (%) Severe (%) P-value*
Sex
 Male 91 52.7 25.3 22.0  
 Female 96 52.1 30.2 17.7 0.66
Age (yr)
 18–29 18 100.0 0.0 0.0  
 30–39 38 60.5 31.6 7.9  
 40–49 36 61.1 22.2 16.7  
 50–59 45 37.8 35.6 26.7  
 60–69 32 37.5 34.4 28.1  
  > 70 18 33.3 27.8 38.9 0.001
HHT Type
 HHT-1 66 54.5 28.8 16.7  
 HHT-2 108 49.1 28.7 22.2  
 Smad4 1 0.0 0.0 100.0  
 No ID 12 75.0 16.7 8.3 0.26
  1. *Two-tailed Chi-squared test or Fisher exact test as corresponding