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Table 1 Baseline demographic data on disease characteristics of the cohort used in the transcript expression analysis stratified by early biochemical relapse or no-relapse (EBRT - external beam radiotherapy, PADT - primary androgen deprivation therapy)

From: Multi-transcript profiling in archival diagnostic prostate cancer needle biopsies to evaluate biomarkers in non-surgically treated men

 

PADT No relapse

PADT relapse

p value

EBRT No relapse

EBRT relapse

p value

Sample size

n = 15

n = 15

 

n = 15

n = 15

 

Mean age

74 (57-78)

69 (60-78)

p = 0.09 NS

65 (58-71)

67 (52-77)

p = 0.26 NS

Mean presenting PSA (ng/ml)

23.9 (2.5-90.3)

25 (5.2-251)

p = 0.36 NS

15.5 (4.1-27.9)

23.9 (3.6-107)

p = 0.25 NS

Clinical stage

  

p = 0.06 NS

  

p = 0.89 NS

T1

2

0

 

2

4

 

T2

9

7

 

8

5

 

T3

4

7

 

5

6

 

T4

0

1

 

0

0

 

Principle Gleason grade

  

p = 0.17 NS

  

p = 0.78 NS

Gleason 3

7

4

 

12

11

 

Gleason 4

6

6

 

2

4

 

Gleason 5

2

5

 

1

0

 

Gleason grade sum

  

p = 0.25 NS

  

p = 0.93 NS

6

3

1

 

8

7

 

7

7

4

 

5

7

 

8

0

5

 

0

0

 

9

4

4

 

1

1

 

10

1

1

 

1

0

 

Metastasis

  

p = 0.2 NS

  

p = 1.00 NS

M0

13

9

 

15

15

 

M1

2

6

 

0

0