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Published online 2007 March 27. doi: 10.1136/bjo.2006.112656
Table 2 Correlations between epithelial, keratocyte, and endothelial cell densities and sub‐basal nerve fibre innervation density with increasing age (Pearson's correlation)
Correlation*p Value*
Basal epithelial density (cells/mm2)0.2000.067
Sub‐basal nerve fibre density (mm/mm2)−0.488<0.001
Anterior keratocyte density (cells/mm2)−0.423<0.001
Mid keratocyte density (cells/mm2)−0.2370.029
Posterior keratocyte density (cells/mm2)−0.2500.021
Endothelial density (cells/mm2)−0.615<0.001

(n = 85 corneas)