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Table 1 Demographic data and comorbidities in IIH patients and control group

From: Sex hormones, CSF and serum leptin in patients with idiopathic intracranial hypertension

  IIH group
(n = 38)
Control group
(n = 38)
P value
Age (mean ± SD) 34 ± 8.6 33.7 ± 8 0.823
BMI (mean ± SD) 36.3 ± 6.2 34 ± 4.1 0.0603
DM Yes [n (%)] 8 (21.1%) 6 (15.8%) 0.126
No [n (%)] 30 (78.9%) 32 (84.2%)
Hypertension Yes [n (%)] 4 (10.5%) 5 (13.2%) 0.243
No [n (%)] 34 (89.5%) 33 (86.8%)
  1. BMI body mass index, DM diabetes mellitus, IIH idiopathic intracranial hypertension
  2. P value ≤ 0.05 was considered significant