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Table 1 This demonstrates the mean age at diagnosis of the respondents by primary site. In addition, identifying the % of respondents over the age of 50 at time of first symptom

From: Delays and routes to diagnosis of neuroendocrine tumours

Type of NET No. Mean age at Diagnosis (years) % with symptoms at diagnosis Mean duration 1st symptom (range, months) Mean Age at start of 1st symptom (years) % aged over 50 at 1st symptom
Appendix 14 44.2 71% 46.8 (2–180) 41.7 29%
Lung 51 50.7 59% 67.7 (1.5–360) 46.2 54%
Not sure 20 47.5 70% 71.9 (2–264) 43.3 55%
Ovary 2 44.3 50% 5.00 (4–6) 43.8 0%
Pancreas 64 49.2 73% 39.1 (0–240) 46.6 42%
Rectal 5 45.4 60% 41.1 (1–120) 42.0 60%
Renal/Kidney 1 48.0 100%
Small Bowel 99 55.2 83% 60.1 (0–300) 50.8 69%
Stomach/gastric 14 55.1 71% 38.5 (1–144) 53.0 71%
Unknown Primary 33 52.9 70% 43.4 (1.5–204) 50.4 55%
Total/(Mean) 303 (51.6) (73%) (53.8) (48.1) (56%)