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Table 2 Association of BRCA2 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 BRCA2 status P
Positive Negative 95% CI
Number: n (%) 43 (22.9) 145 (77.1)   
Age (Years): mean (SD) 74.6 (10.27) 71.7 (9.76) −0.468–6.298 0.091
PSA (ng/mL): mean (SD) 363.2 (575.10) 455.1 (640.46) −306.419–122.674 0.399
Gleason score, n (%)     
 ≤ 7 3 (9.1) 30 (90.9) 0.083–0.994 0.041
 ≥ 8 40 (25.8) 115 (74.2)   
  1. PSA Prostate-specific antigen, BRCA2 breast cancer antigen 2, CI confidence interval, SD standard deviation, P P value
  2. Student’s t-test, ⁕ Pearson’s chi-square test