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Table 3 Characteristics of patients with adenoma

From: A shift from distal to proximal neoplasia in the colon: a decade of polyps and CRC in Italy

  1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 Tot
patients 112 112 122 164 183 182 196 200 225 230 1726
mean age ± DS 65.2 ± 15.5 65.0 ± 1.4 63.9 ± 21.2 67.0 ± 15.5 64.9 ± 6.4 66.4 ± 2.8 65.3 ± 7.8 65.7 ± 10.6 64.9 ± 2.1 63.0 ± 24 65
M 70 43 40 73 59 70 119 135 145 145 899
F 42 69 82 91 124 112 77 65 80 85 827
adenomas (%) 6.5 6.5 7.0 9.5 10.6 10.5 11.3 11.7 13.0 13.4 100