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Table 1 Patient demographics and characteristics

From: Isolation and culture of smooth muscle cells from human acute type A aortic dissection

Patient no. Age,y Sex Hypertension DM Respiratory dysfunction Renal dysfunctiona SMCs culture
1 31 M + - - - success
2 51 F - - - - success
3 38 M - - - - success
4 61 M + + - - failure
5 59 F + + - - failure
6 32 M + - - - success
7 64 F + - + + failure
  1. a Serum creatinine > 2.0 mg/mL.
  2. M, male; F, female; DM, diabetes mellitus.