Table 1: Demographics of patients with Meniere’s disease ( ) and of controls ( ).

PatientsControls

Age (years)59.1 ± 14.3 56.7 ± 4.1
Sex, male/female
(%)
62 (60.8)/40 (39.2)110 (37.7)/182 (62.3)

Grade of disease according to
AAO-HNS ( )
MD
( )
FMD
( )

1 35
2 1413
3 2231
405

Endolymphatic hydrops9

ComorbiditiesMDFMDEH value

Thyroid disorders7830.1
Allergies16930.048
Migraine61220.627
Metabolic disorders13210.022
Hypertension16930.048
Depression11500.024

Age is presented as: means ± SD (standard deviation); statistical significance ( ) of frequency of comorbidities within the subgroups (MD, FMD, and EH) is indicated by the value.