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Table 1 Characteristics of patients with initial breast cancer [n(%)]

From: Cardiovascular characteristics of patients initially diagnosed breast cancer

Characteristics All (n = 600) Premenopausal group (n = 304) Postmenopausal group (n = 296) T/χ2 p
Age 51.43 ± 10.68 43.72 ± 6.68 59.360 ± 7.868 -26.220 0.000
Overweight/obesity 248 (41.33) 107 (35.20) 141 (47.64) 9.568 0.002
Type 2 diabetes 51 (8.50) 13 (4.28) 38 (12.84) 14.134 0.000
Hypertension 227 (37.83) 80 (26.32) 147 (49.66) 34.755 0.000
Hyperlipidemia 116 (19.33) 50 (16.45) 66 (22.30) 3.291 0.070
LP (a)     0.594 0.441
 ≤ 500 mg/L 535 (89.17) 274 (90.13) 261 (88.18)   
 > 500 mg/L 65 (10.83) 30 (9.86) 35 (11.82)   
Hyperuricemia 68 (11.33) 27 (8.88) 41 (13.85) 3.686 0.055
Axillary lymph node metastasis 262 (48.25) 129 (46.07) 133 (50.57) 1.099 0.294
  1. BMI Body Mass Index, LP (a) Lipoprotein (a)