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Table 4 Comparison of natural history of MacTel2 and DR

From: Idiopathic macular telangiectasis type 2 and co-existent diabetic retinopathy

  Our study MacTel2 without DM MacTel2 wih DM in absence of DR
No. of patients 14 20 23
Mean age (± SD) years 52.14 (± 5.52) years 57.25 (± 8.7) years 56.08 (± 6.6) years
Duration of DM (± SD) years 11.64 (± 7.056) years NA 9.06 (± 7.35) years
Duration of follow up median (± interquartile rangle) months 68 (± 79) months 71.8 (± 51.75) months 47 (± 17) months
SRNVM formation over follow up (eyes) None 3 None
Mean BCVA in logMAR at presentation 0.214 ± 0.227 (Snellen’s equivalent 20/32) 0.446 ± 0.5 (Snellen’s equivalent 20/55) 0.345 ± 0.291 (Snellen’s equivalent 20/44)
Mean BCVA in logMAR at final visit 0.399 ± 0.301 (Snellen’s equivalent 20/50) 0.59 (± 0.48) (Snellen’s equivalent 20/77) 0.55 (± 0.42) (Snellen’s equivalent 20/70)