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Table 3 Demographic and Clinical characteristics in patients with parathyroid cancer (PC) and adenoma (PA)

From: Role of LncRNA score and PVT1 in primary hyperparathyroidism-- a preliminary study

Parameters PC (n = 11) PA (n = 46) P-value
Age (SD) (years) 58.0 (11.6) 58.3 (13.4) 0.871
Sex (% M) 63.6 28.3 0.038*
Disease course (SD) (month) 96.3 (135.2) 65.5 (81.2) 0.690
Calcium (SD) (Ca2+; mmol/L) 3.11 (0.50) 2.80 (0.33) 0.056
Albumin adjusted Ca2+(SD) (mmol/L) 3.15 (0.52) 2.79 (0.35) 0.040*
P (SD)(mmol/L) 0.80 (0.42) 0.85 (0.38) 0.551
ALP (SD)(U/L) 150.7 (66.0) 187.5 (291.2) 0.151
Maximum diameter (SD)(cm) 2.89 (1.27) 2.14 (1.29) 0.075
lncRNA score (SD) 99.17 (56.7) 37.8 (10.0) 0.000*
PVT1(SD) 3.59 (3.68) 1.00 (3.46) 0.000*
  1. *P < 0.05 for Mann-Whitney U test; # P < 0.05 for χ2 test