AERD ATA NC
Number of subjects 105 270 90
Age (years) 51.9 ± 13.7 50.2 ± 13.6 46.9 ± 19.8
Gender (male) 27 (25.7%) 89 (33.0%) 32 (35.6%)
FEV1 (% predicted) 73.7 ± 11.3 75.5 ± 24.5 NA
Serum IgE(IU/mL)b 263.5 ± 526.0 329.8 ± 396.7 NA
Eosinophil (cells/μL)c 677.0 ± 787.1 292.4 ± 304.3 NA
aData are presented as means ± SD or numbers (%).
bP<0.001 for AERD patients versus ATA patients by the Welch’s t-test.
cP<0.001 for AERD patients versus ATA patients by the Welch’s t-test.
Table 1: Clinical characteristics of the subjects in the studya.