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Table 1 Demographic data of the patients

From: Is it possible to estimate the need for surgical management in patients with a tubo-ovarian abscess at admission? A retrospective long-term analysis

  Medical (n = 68), mean ± SD Surgical (n = 28), mean ± SD P-value
Age (years) 38.8 ± 8.7 43.7 ± 8.3 0.005
Gravidity 3.2 ± 1.4 3.6 ± 1.3 0.064
Parity 2.57 ± 1.2 2.6 ± 0.6 0.620
Marital status
Married 64 (94.1%) 28 (100%) 0.190
Single 4 (5.9%) -
IUD history
Yes 18 (26.5%) 10 (35.7%) 0.571
No 50 (73.5%) 18 (64.3%)
Smoking
Yes 20 (29.9%) 9 (32.1%) 0.793
No 48 (70.1%) 19 (67.9%)
  1. IUD intrauterine device