Table 1.

Patients' characteristics and descriptive statistics

No. of patients724
Age, y
 Mean (median)64.4 (64.8)
 Range41.4–82.3
 10th, 90th percentile values54.7, 73.8
BMI, kg/m2
 Mean (median)26.2 (26.0)
 Range17.3–41.2
 10th, 90th percentile values22.6, 29.9
PSA, ng/mL
 Mean (median)11.7 (6.8)
 Range0.4–150.0
Clinical stage, n (%)
 T1c432 (59.7)
 T2212 (29.3)
 T380 (11.0)
Biopsy Gleason sum, n (%)
 ≤6442 (61.0)
 7211 (29.1)
 ≥871 (9.8)
Pathologic stage, n (%)
 pT2523 (72.2)
 pT3195 (26.9)
 pT46 (0.8)
Pathologic Gleason sum, n (%)
 ≤6280 (38.7)
 7343 (47.4)
 ≥8101 (14.0)
tT, ng/mL
 Mean (median)4.3 (4.3)
 Range0.02–13.6
 10th, 90th percentile values1.4, 6.9
tT 3 ng/mL, n (%)177 (24.4)
E2, pg/mL
 Mean (median)33.1 (32.0)
 Range6.0–89.1
 10th, 90th percentile values18.5, 49.2
tT/E2 ratio
 Mean (median)0.1 (0.1)
 Range0.0–0.6
 10th, 90th percentile values0.06, 0.10
SHBG, nmol/L
 Mean (median)36.7 (34.0)
 Range6.0–132.0
 10th, 90th percentile values21.0, 56.0