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Table 3 Presence of pachyvessels and SFCT in fellow eyes compared to that of affected eyes

From: Clinical implications of pachyvessels in polypoidal choroidal vasculopathy

 Affected eye N = 82
SFCT (SD) μm
204.6 (85.3)
 
pachyvessels (+)
N = 46
187.3 (71.5)
pachyvessels (−)
N = 36
249.3 (87.7)
P
< 0.001***
Fellow eye
N = 82
SFCT (SD) μm
215.2 (84.5)
pachyvessels (+)
N = 38 (46.3%)
193.0 (73.7)
36 (78.3%)
189.9 (74.6)
2 (5.6%)
246.3 (3.2)
0.3
pachyvessels (−)
N = 44 (57.7%)
234.4 (89.3)
10 (21.7%)
177.2 (60.3)
34 (94.4%)
249.5 (90.3)
0.029*
  1. The mean SFCT in the fellow eyes with pachyvessels was significantly thinner than that of without pachyvessels (P = 0.028). The fellow eyes in pachyvessels positive (+) group have pachyvessels (P = 1.28 × 10–9, chi-square test). The mean SFCT was expressed as SFCT (SD). *:P < 0.05