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Table 1 Association of BRCA1 with age, PSA and Gleason score

From: Immunohistochemical expression of BRCA1 and BRCA2 in a cohort of Ugandan men with prostate cancer: an analytical cross-sectional study

Variables BRCA1 status P
Positive Negative 95% CI
Number: n (%) 49 (26.1) 139 (73.9)   
Age (years): mean (SD) 72.6 (10.410) 70.6 (8.445) −4.264–2.252 0.543
PSA (ng/mL): mean (SD) 449.8 (628.02) 389.4 (623.780 −265.930–145.338 0.446
Gleason score, n (%)     
 ≤ 7 7 (21.2) 26 (78.8) 1.293–3.703 0.013
 ≥ 8 42 (27.1) 113 (72.9)   
  1. Student’s t-test, ⁕ Pearson’s chi-square test
  2. PSA Prostate-specific antigen, BRCA1 breast cancer antigen 1, CI confidence interval, SD standard deviation, P P value