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Table 1 Clinical and angiographic characteristics in CA and control patients as a function of the ACE I/D polymorphism.

From: Angiotensin Converting Enzyme and Angiotensin II Type 1 Receptor Polymorphisms in Patients with Coronary Aneurysms

  CA (n = 113) Controls (n = 226)
  II (n = 15) ID (n = 52) DD (n = 46) II (n = 41) ID (n = 92) DD (n = 93)
Age, years 63 ± 13 64 ± 10 60 ± 13 64 ± 11 61 ± 11 62 ± 11
Body Mass Index, kg/m2 28.4 ± 5 27.3 ± 4 27.6 ± 4 27.3 ± 4 27.8 ± 12 26.6 ± 4
Male gender, % 93 92 87 73 83 81
Smoking, % 80 77 80 63 76 67
Hypercholesterolemia, % 87 79 80 88 71 75
Hypertension, % 40 40 48 46 53 47
Diabetes, % 13 13 20 24 27 23
Previous myocardial infarction, % 73 67 67 56 59 44
History of aortic aneurysm, % 7 4 11 2 0 0
Number of stenotic lesions, %       
- Non significant 0 6 7 15 9 7
- Single-vessel 13 30 28 24 35 37
- Two-vessel 60 42 43 37 32 31
- Three-vessel 27 22 22 24 25 25
Coronary aneurysm(s) location, %       
- Left Main 0 4 13    
- Left Anterior Descending Artery 60 52 50 NA NA NA
- Circumflex 67 34 35 NA NA NA
- Right Coronary Artery 67 74 72 NA NA NA
Number of vessel(s) with CA, %       
- 1 33 56 52 NA NA NA
- 2 40 28 35 NA NA NA
- 3 27 16 13 NA NA NA
Type of aneurysm(s), %       
- Diffuse 93 79 78 NA NA NA
- Focal 7 21 22 NA NA NA