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Table 5 Disease manifestation and outcome in different f-IPF generations

From: Clinical characteristics of patients with familial idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (f-IPF)

  Generations p- value
Grandparents Parents Youngest generation 2./3.Gen.
Affected persons [n] 3 25 49  
Age at first diagnosis [years] [mean value, ± SD] 72 ± - 66 ± 13 58 ± 11 0.013
Age at death (years) [mean value, ± SD] 79 ± 6 71 ± 10 66 ± 9 0.131
Male [%] 33 48 59 0.504
  1. Abbreviations: SD standard deviation