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Table 4 Comparison of coronary artery disease between different sexes

From: Characteristics of coronary artery disease in patients with subclinical hypothyroidism: evaluation using coronary artery computed tomography angiography

  Men with SCH (n = 116) Women with SCH (n = 118) p value
Types of plaque
 Calcified plaque 1.7 ± 1.8 1.7 ± 1.9 0.704
 Mixed plaque 1.7 ± 2.0 1.0 ± 1.4 0.002
 Non-calcified plaque 0.5 ± 0.8 0.4 ± 0.8 0.363
Grading of stenosis
 Minimal stenosis 1.2 ± 1.3 1.1 ± 1.3 0.560
 Mild stenosis 1.6 ± 1.6 1.3 ± 1.3 0.165
 Moderate stenosis 0.8 ± 1.0 0.4 ± 0.8 0.003
 Severe stenosis 0.2 ± 0.6 0.2 ± 0.4 0.644
Obstructive stenosis 0.5 ± 0.5 0.4 ± 0.5 0.171
SIS 3.9 ± 2.3 3.0 ± 2.3 0.004
SSS 7.8 ± 5.4 5.4 ± 3.0 0.002