Table 1

Comparison of hypothyroid, hyperthyroid, and euthyroid groups

Hypothyroid group (n = 12)Hyperthyroid group (n = 401)Euthyroid (NLTH) group (n = 69)
Age (years) at first neuro-ophthalmology visit 58.7 (10.6)51.8 (15.5)56.0 (13.5)
Versus hypothyroid group (t test p value)0.130.52
BMI23.4 (2.9)23.4 (4.1)26.3 (5.6)
Versus hypothyroid group (t test p value)1.000.20
BMI, age adjusted (mean (SE))23.3 (1.5)23.4 (0.3)26.1 (0.8)
Versus hypothyroid group (t test p value)0.930.16
Sex
    Male1 (8%)97 (24%)34 (49%)
    Female11 (92%)304 (76%)35 (51%)
Versus hypothyroid group (Fisher’s exact test p value)0.310.01
Family history of thyroid disease 2 (17%)97 (24%)7 (10%)
Versus hypothyroid group (Fisher’s exact test p value)0.740.62