AERD ATA NC
Number of subjects 103 300 100
Age (years) 51.4 ± 13.4 49.8 ± 15.9 47.1 ± 13.6
Gender (male) 27 (26.2%) 107 (35.7%) 34 (34.0%)
FEV1 (% predicted) 73.7 ± 11.3 75.5 ± 24.5 NA
Total serum IgE (IU/mL)b 196.8 ± 227.9 458.5 ± 651.5 NA
Eosinophil (cells/μL)c 685.5 ± 793.3 321.0 ± 326.6 NA
aData are presented as means ± SD or numbers (%).
cP<0.01 for AERD patients versus ATA patients by the Welch’s ttest
dP<0.01 for AERD patients versus ATA patients by the Welch’s ttest
Table 1: Clinical and hematological characteristics of the study subjectsa.