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Table 1 Baseline patient characteristics

From: Primary cardiac tumors on the verge of oblivion: a European experience over 15 years

Parameter Benign (n = 102) Malignant (n = 11) P value
Age 58.9 ± 16.4 48.8 ± 18.7 0.059
Female gender 66 (64.7) 5 (45.5) 0.209
Urgent intervention 22 (21.6) 10 (90.9) <0.01
Coronary artery disease 8 (7.8) 0 (0.0) 0.335
Valvular heart disease 12 (11.8) 0 (0.0) 0.229
Congenital heart disease 0 (0.0) 1 (9.1) 0.742
Thromboembolic disease 3 (2.9) 0 (0.0) 0.564
  1. Data presented as mean ± standard deviation, n (%) or mean (range).