Urogenital Tract Infection

Table. 1.

Patient information

Variable  Surgical group (n=20) Non-surgical group (n=52) p-value
Age (y) 70.0 (64.5-72.0) 43.0 (33.0-49.5) <0.001
Prostate volume (g) 38.0 (27.5-51.0) 35.5 (23.0-42.5) 0.081
PSA (ng/ml) 7.2 (6.0-8.2) 2.1 (1.5-3.1) <0.001
Before treatment
Pain score 9.0 (7.5-10.0) 9.0 (7.0-10.0) 0.670
Voiding score 6.5 (6.0-7.5) 7.0 (6.0-7.0) 0.893
QoL score 5.0 (4.0-5.0) 4.0 (4.0-5.0) 0.205

Values are presented as median (Q1-Q3) by descriptive analysis.

p-values were calculated using the Mann–Whitney U-test.

PSA: prostate-specific antigen, QoL: quality of life.

Urogenit Tract Infect 2022;17:76-80 https://doi.org/10.14777/uti.2022.17.3.76
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