Table 2

Characteristics of family members affected and not affected with BHD

VariableBHDOverall
AffectedNot affected
Current age, yr50.8 (14.1)a43.9 (15.9)47.3 (15.4)
Male58 (52%)b57 (51%)115 (52%)
Female53 (48%)b55 (49%)108 (48%)
Hypertension25 (23%)b18 (16%)43 (20%)
Smokers (current or previous)41 (37%)b34 (31%)75 (34%)
BMI27.3 (4.9)c26.9 (5.4)27.1 (5.1)
Seen at NIH73 (66%)b50 (45%)123 (55%)
  • a Mean (SD) in years.

  • b n (percentage).

  • c Mean (SD) in kg/m2.