Table 2.

Patient characteristics

Total (n = 26)Nonobese (BMI < 30 kg/m2; n = 18)Obese (BMI ≥ 30 kg/m2; n = 8)P
BMI, kg/m2
 Mean (SE)26.9 (6.5)23.7 (3.1)34.2 (6.3)
 Median25.922.331.3
 Range19–46.519.0–29.730.3–46.5
Age, y
 Mean (SE)46.7 (8.7)46.7 (9.2)46.6 (8.1)
 Median48.047.049.5
 Range26–6826–6831–550.66
 Race, % (n)
 Caucasian69 (18)72 (13)63 (5)
 African American27 (7)22 (4)37 (3)
 Latina3 (1)4.5 (1)00.67
Menopausal status, % (n)
 Premenopausal62 (16)67 (12)50 (4)
 Postmenopausal38 (10)33 (6)50 (4)0.66
Masood cytology, % (n)
 <1431 (8)28 (5)37 (3)
 ≥1568 (18)72 (13)63 (5)0.67

NOTE: Age difference between nonobese and obese women was compared using the Mann–Whitney U test. Race, menopausal status, and Masood cytology are compared using Fisher's exact test.