Table 1

Ophthalmic artery flow velocity and pulsatility index (PI) in patients with Takayasu’s arteritis and a control group

CaseAge/sexEyeVmaxVmin (cm/s)VmeanPI
134/MR8351.00
L11690.55
275/FR194121.25
L174101.30
Control 58.634.49.018.01.46
+10.0+6.7+2.3+3.9+0.26
  • The control group comprises 12 eyes of 12 patients with no ocular or carotid artery disease. The flow velocity and PI values were averaged accordingly.