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Table 1 Distribution of cerebrovascular risk factors in patients with and without infarction

From: Anatomical variations in posterior part of the circle of Willis and their associations with brain infarct in different vascular territories

Parameter With infarction (n = 142) Without infarction (n = 156) p value
Male gender 80 (56.3) 75 (48.1) 0.154
Mean age, year 63.36 \(\pm\) 12.82 52.61 \(\pm\) 16.30  < 0.001
Hypertension 103 (72.5) 76 (48.7)  < 0.001
Diabetes mellitus 57 (40.1) 35 (22.4) 0.001
Hyperlipidemia 14 (9.9) 13 (8.3) 0.647
Smoking 23 (16.2) 13 (8.3) 0.038
Ischemic heart disease 41 (28.9) 25 (16.0) 0.008