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Table 1 Phenotypic characteristics of subjects included in mutational screening of SOD1 gene

From: Absence of the c.169+50delTAAACAG mutation of SOD1 gene in a sample of keratoconus patients in Brazilian population

Subjects Gender Age (mean/years) SD CL(% of individuals) ER(% of individuals)
KC individualsa (35) Male (16) 25.1 ±6.4 25.7 62.8
Female (19) 25.2 ±5.3
Control individuals (89) Male (31) 36.6 ±11.1 26.9 22.4
Female (58) 37.8 ±10.7
  1. aKC individuals belonged to isolated cases
  2. SD, standard deviation; CL, contact lens wear; ER, Act of eye rubbing