Table 2: Patient characteristics in the two patient groups.

VariablesNegativ  
(N=27)
Positiv   
(N=10)
P-Value

Age27.15 ± 6.9127.20 ± 5.941
Gravidity1.11 ± 1.580.90 ± 1.520.67
Parity0.89 ± 1.340.70 ± 1.340.72
Smoking1
 No26 (96.3)10 (100.0)
 Yes1 (3.7)0 (0.0)
Past Surgical History0.51
 None11 (40.7)6 (60.0)
 Abdomino-Pelvic9 (33.3)3 (30.0)
 Other7 (25.9)1 (10.0)
Body Mass Index23.95 ± 4.3124.16 ± 3.660.65
History of PCOS0.55
 Yes3 (11.1)0 (0.0)
 No24 (88.9)10 (100.0)
Pain location0.16
 Left7 (25.9)6 (60.0)
 Right16 (59.3)4 (40.0)
 Mid4 (14.8)0 (0.0)

Negativ refers to patients with no proven ovarian torsion determined by laparoscopy.
Positiv refers to patients with proven ovarian torsion determined by laparoscopy.
Mean ± SD; n (%); PCOS=polycystic ovary syndrome.