International Journal of Endocrinology / 2017 / Article / Tab 1

Research Article

Pretreatment BMI Is Associated with Aggressive Clinicopathological Features of Papillary Thyroid Carcinoma: A Multicenter Study

Table 1

Clinical characteristic of 1622 patients with PTC.

BMI at diagnosis (kg/m2) value
BMI < 18.5
18.5 ≤ BMI < 23
23 ≤ BMI < 27.5
BMI ≥ 27.5

Gender, male/female14/64149/67795/319115/189<0.001
Age, y, mean ± SD43.6 ± 9.145.7 ± 8.944.5 ± 9.545.5 ± 9.20.14
Diabetes2 (2.56%)23 (2.78%)27 (6.52%)48 (15.8%)<0.001
Hyperlipidemia2 (2.56%)79 (9.56%)89 (21.5%)74 (24.34%)<0.001
Hyperthyroidism8 (10.26%)78 (9.44%)68 (16.43%)40 (13.16%)0.84
TSH, mU/mL, mean ± SD1.2 ± 1.11.3 ± 0.91.6 ± 1.21.5 ± 1.20.20
Number of LN dissected16 ± 1517 ± 1319 ± 1418 ± 170.39

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