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Table 2 Risk factor characteristics for prostate cancer participants

From: Novel associations of UDP-glucuronosyltransferase 2B gene variants with prostate cancer risk in a multiethnic study

Risk factors

Cases n = 233 n (%)

Controls n = 342 n (%)

p-value

Age - mean (SD)

63.34 (6.37)

61.32 (7.49)

p = 0.005

Height (in.)

69.65 (2.92)

69.91 (3.03)

p = 0.31

Obesity (BMI)

29.25 (5.60)

30.77 (6.05)

p = 0.002

Race

  

p = <.0001

African American

146 (62.66)

140 (40.93)

 

Caucasian

87 (37.34)

202 (59.06)

 

Family history PC

  

p = 0.16

Yes

32 (13.73)

34 (9.94)

 

No

201 (86.26)

308 (90.05)

 

Tobacco use

  

p = 0.43

Yes

225 (96.56)

334 (97.66)

 

No

8 (3.43)

8 (2.33)

 

Gleason sum <8 (134

211 (91.34)

  

Black/77 White)

 

NA

 

≥8 (10 Black/10 White)

20 (8.66)