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Table 1 Background characteristics

From: Effects of sex hormones on survival of peritoneal mesothelioma

  Female Male  
Total n = 52    p
N (%) 24 (46.2) 28 (53.8)  
Age mean (SD) 46.8 (49.5) 51.8 (50.0) 0.147
Diagnosis n (%)    0.045
 Benign cystic 7 (29.1) 1 (3.7)  
 Epithelial 14 (58.3) 21 (77.8)  
 Sarcomatoid 1 (4.2) 0 (0)  
 Biphasic 2 (8.3) 5 (18.5)  
PCI mean (SD) 17 22 0.099
CC n (%)    0.117
 0 17 (73.9) 13 (46.4)  
 1 6 (26.1) 14 (50.0)  
 2 0 1 (3.6)  
 3 0 0  
Transfusion mean (SD) 4.75 (4.54) 7.21 (7.81) 0.180
HIPEC n (%)    0.872
 Yes 22 (91.7) 26 (92.9)  
 No 2 (7.7) 2 (7.1)