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Table 1 Characteristics of individuals with prostate cancer who received radiotherapy

From: Genetically-regulated transcriptomics & copy number variation of proctitis points to altered mitochondrial and DNA repair mechanisms in individuals of European ancestry

  Prostate cancer individuals without proctitis; Controls
(N = 177)
Prostate cancer individuals with proctitis; Cases
(N = 45)
P-value
Mean ± SD
Age 63.7 ± 7.35 65. 28 ± 7.69 0.25
Gleason score 6.45 ± 0.78 6.31 ± 0.72 0.26
N (%)    
Smoking
 Yes 67 (38%) 14 (31%) 0.48
 No 110 (62%) 31 (69%)  
Diabetes
 Yes 5 (3%) 3 (7%) 0.21
 No 172 (97%) 42 (93%)  
Hypertension
 Yes 55 (31%) 10 (22%) 0.28
 No 122 (69%) 35 (78%)  
Treatment
 EBRT & Brachytherapy 73 (41%) 21 (47%) 0.15
 EBRT 0 (0%) 1 (2%)  
 Brachytherapy 104 (59%) 23 (51%)