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Table 1 Stratification of menigioma patients by sex, age, grade, and histology

From: Implications of a RAD54L polymorphism (2290C/T) in human meningiomas as a risk factor and/or a genetic marker

Patients Ecuador Spain P values a (Ecuador vs. Spain)
Total 41 29  
Female    
   number 30 22 n.s.b
   mean age (years) 50.3 62.4 P < 0.05
Male    
   number 11 7 n.s.
   mean age (years) 48.3 49.7 n.s.
Grade    
   I 39 5 P < 0.0001
   II-III 2 21 P < 0.0001
Histology    
   meningotheliomatous 20 11 n.s.
   transitional 11 6 n.s.
   other 10 4 n.s.
   n.a.c - 3  
  1. a Tukey-Kramer Multiple Comparison Test for age and sex comparison. Fisher's Exact Test for grade and histology. b n.s., "not significant". c n.a,, "not available".