Table 1.

Demographic and clinical characteristics of women with serous ovarian cancer

Stage III/IV
Stage I/II (n = 11)
Long-term survivors (n = 24)
Short-term survivors (n = 30)
n (%)n (%)n (%)
Race
    White21 (88%)21 (70%)11 (100%)
    Black2 (8%)7 (23%)
    Other1 (4%)2 (7%)
Median age (y)625952
Median CA 125 level (range)370 (21-11,710)1,422 (50-16,510)105 (13-741)
Stage
    IIIA1 (4%)
    IIIB2 (8%)1 (3%)IA, 5 (46%)
    IIIC21 (88%)23 (77%)IC, 2 (18%)
    IV6 (20%)IIC, 4 (36%)
Histologic grade
    Well differentiated1 (4%)1 (9%)
    Moderately differentiated15 (63%)17 (57%)5 (45.5%)
    Poorly differentiated8 (33%)13 (43%)5 (45.5%)
Optimal debulking14 (58%)11 (37%)