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Table. 2.

NIH-CPSI scores of the patients

Score Surgical group (n=20) Non-surgical group (n=52)
Before treatment After 3 months p-value After 6 months p-value Before treatment After 3 months p-value After 6 months p-value
Pain score 9.0 (7.5-10.0) 7.0 (5.5-10.0) 0.144 4.5 (3.0-5.0) <0.001 9.0 (7.0-10.0) 8.0 (8.0-10.0) 0.595 9.0 (8.0-10.0) 0.245
Voiding score 6.5 (6.0-7.5) 5.0 (4.5-6.0) 0.011 3.0 (2.0-4.5) <0.001 7.0 (6.0-7.0) 6.5 (5.0-8.0) 0.257 7.0 (6.0-8.0) 0.050
QoL score 5.0 (4.0-5.0) 3.0 (2.5-4.0) <0.001 2.0 (1.0-2.5) <0.001 4.0 (4.0-5.0) 4.0 (4.0-5.0) 0.218 4.0 (4.0-5.0) 0.135

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

p-values were calculated using the Wilcoxon signed rank test.

NIH-CPSI: National Institutes of Health-Chronic Prostatitis Symptom Index, 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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