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Table 1 Demographic data and background of the study groups

From: Predictive equation of metastasis in patients with malignant ovarian epithelial tumors with the Ca-125 marker

  Group 1Stages I & II-FIGO Group 2 Advanced ovarian cancer group Stages III & IV-FIGO P
n = 85 n = 64
Civil Status
 Single 20 (23.5%) 17 (26.6%) 0.829
 Free union 3 (3.5%) 3 (4.7%)
 Married 42 (49.4%) 34 (53.1%)
 Divorcee 4 (4.7%) 2 (3.1%)
 Widow 16 (18.8%) 8 (12.5%)
Place of residence
 Cuenca 39 (45.9%) 24 (37.5%) 0.399
 Machala 9 (10.6%) 4 (6.3%)
 Gualaceo 3 (3.5%) 1 (1.6%)
 Paute 1 (1.2%) 3 (4.7%)
 Azogues 5 (5.9%) 7 (10.9%)
 Others 28 (32.9%) 25 (39.1%)
Cancers Family Antecedents 20 (23.5%) 18 (28.1%) 0.524
Breast Cancer Family History 4 (4.7%) 6 (9.4%) 0.493
Hormonal Therapy History 3 (3.5%) 3 (4.7%) 0.722
Biological state
 Premenopausal vs Postmenopausal 20 (23.5%) 27 (42.2%) 0.015