Table 2 Frequency distributions of patients with and without dry eye disease

From: Ocular findings and ocular graft-versus-host disease after allogeneic stem cell transplantation without total body irradiation

  Patients with DED (n = 52) Patients without DED (n = 44) Total (n = 96)
Gender (male/female) 19/ 33 25/ 19 44/ 52
Systemic GVHD after transplantation a
 No GVHD 18 19 37
 Only acute GVHD 7 14 21
 Only chronic GVHD 10 2 12
 Acute and chronic GVHD 17 9 26
Systemic treatment of chronic GVHD
 At any time 23 9 31
 At time of eye examination 2 0 2
  1. DED dry eye disease, GVHD graft-vs-host disease
  2. a Based on chart review by haematologist