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Table 1 Study population description

From: Obesity, body composition, and prostate cancer

  Controls (n = 1057) Gleason 6 PC (n = 402) Gleason 7 PC (n = 272) Gleason 8-10 PC (n = 135)
  Median 25th-75th Median 25th-75th Median 25th-75th Median 25th-75th p*
Age (years) 64.0 58.0-70.0 64.5 59.0-70.0 66.0 61.0-72.0 69.0 64.0-75.0 < 0.01
PSA (ng/ml) 5.0 4.0-6.8 5.0 4.2-6.7 6.0 4.6-8.4 8.0 5.5-16.4 < 0.01
Prostate Volume (ml) 45.1 33.3-62.8 37.7 28.2-53.0 33.0 25.8-45.0 35.6 26.1-49.6 < 0.01
  n % n % n % n %  
Non-white ethnicity 103 9.7% 50 12.4% 38 13.9% 14 10.3% 0.17
Family History PC 215 20.3% 112 27.9% 58 21.3% 17 12.5% < 0.01
Diabetes Tx 149 14.1% 50 12.4% 40 14.7% 22 16.3% 0.68
CVD Tx 591 55.9% 244 60.7% 171 62.9% 77 57.0% 0.12
BPH Tx 210 19.9% 74 18.4% 44 16.2% 16 11.9% 0.10
Hyperlipidemia Tx 436 41.3% 180 44.8% 121 55.5% 60 44.4% 0.54
  1. P value from Chi-Square or Kruskal-Wallis test