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Table 3 Comparison of clinicodemographic features between patients with benign disease versus malignant outcomes

From: Prevalence and aggressiveness of papillary thyroid carcinoma in surgically-treated graves’ disease patients: a retrospective matched cohort study

  Benign (n = 30) Malignancy (n = 36) p value (Chi-square)
No. % No. %
Age (years)
  ≤ 45 14 40 17 47 0.96
  > 45 16 60 19 53
Sex
 Male 5 17 7 20 0.77
 Female 25 83 29 80
Nodule (cm)
  ≤ 2.0 12 55 20 71 0.21
  > 2.0 10 45 8 29
Thyroid (g)
  ≤ 30 12 40 19 52 0.30
  > 30 18 60 17 48