Table 1

Patients’ socio-demographic and clinical characteristics

CharacteristicsPatients with disclosure of the resultsPatients without disclosure
Included n = 23Refused n = 4Ineligible n = 4Died (n = 13)Not attended (n = 12)
Current age (yr)a
 Median (range)47 (27–72)60 (49–74)51 (34–62)56 (28–74)63 (34–86)
Age at first cancer (yr)
 Median (range)40 (23–54)44 (37–52)44 (30–56)40 (27–58)43 (18–55)
Time since last diagnostic (months)
 Median (range) Status [no (%)]a48 (6–168)72 (60–360)36 (1–48)24 (6–48)156 (48–312)
 Alive, without disease22 (96)4 (100)0012 (100)
 Alive, with disease1 (4)04 (100)00
 Died0013 (100)0
Sex [no. (%)]
 Female17 (74)4 (100)4 (100)12 (92)9 (75)
 Male6 (26)001 (8)3 (25)
Syndrome [no. (%)]
 HBOC7 (30)3 (75)2 (50)10 (77)3 (25)
 HNPCC16 (70)1 (25)2 (50)3 (23)9 (75)
History of cancer [no. (%)]
 First cancer
  Colorectal cancer13 (57)01 (25)2 (15)8 (67)
  Breast cancer6 (26)3 (75)1 (25)7 (54)3 (25)
  Ovarian cancer1 (4)01 (25)4 (31)0
  Other sites3 (13)1 (25)1 (25)01 (8)
 Primitive second tumor
  Yes7 (30)1 (25)2 (50)9 (69)7 (58)
  No16 (70)3 (75)2 (50)4 (31)5 (42)
Stage of diseaseb [no. (%)]
 Early stage20 (87)2 (50)1 (25)06 (50)
 Locally advanced2 (9)2 (50)1 (25)4 (30)5 (42)
 Metastatic1 (4)02 (50)9 (69)1 (8)
Treatmentb [no. (%)]
 Surgery23 (100)4 (100)4 (100)12 (92)11 (92)
 Radiotherapy8 (35)2 (50)1 (25)7 (54)4 (33)
 Chemotherapy14 (61)1 (25)3 (75)11 (85)3 (25)
Education [no. (%)]
 Secondary school (prebac)15 (65)2 (50)1 (25)4 (31)6 (50)
 Secondary school (bac)3 (13)003 (23)1 (8)
 University5 (22)03 (75)2 (15)0
Marital status [no. (%)]
 Married20 (87)3 (75)4 (100)9 (75)6 (50)
 Widowed3 (13)1 (25)02 (17)5 (42)
 Not married0001 (8)1 (8)
Children [no. (%)]
 01 (4)002 (17)1 (8)
 16 (26)02 (50)2 (17)3 (25)
 ≥216 (70)4 (100)2 (50)8 (67)8 (67)
  • a At time of the study or last follow-up.

  • b At any time of the tumor history.