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Table 2 Characteristics of the study cohort

From: Elevated hemoglobin A1c is associated with the presence of pancreatic cysts in a high-risk pancreatic surveillance program

Variablesn (%)
Total74 (100.0)
Age
  ≤ 402 (2.7)
 41–502 (2.7)
 51–6023 (31.1)
 61–7028 (37.8)
 71–8017 (23.0)
  > 802 (2.7)
Sex
 Male29 (39.2)
 Female45 (60.8)
Race
 Asian1 (1.4)
 Pacific Islander1 (1.4)
 Black/African American6 (8.1)
 White/Caucasian62 (83.8)
 Unknown/Other/Prefer Not to Answer4 (5.3)
Ethnicity
 Hispanic/Latino4 (5.4)
 Not Hispanic/Latino70 (94.6)
Body Mass Index
 Healthy (<  25.0)27 (36.5)
 Overweight (25.0–29.9)37 (50.0)
 Obese (≥ 30.0)10 (13.5)
Tobacco Use
 Current Smokers3 (4.1)
 Former Smokers30 (40.5)
 Never Smokers41 (55.4)
Surveillance Categories
 Familial Pancreas Cancer50 (67.5)
BRCA1 w/ FH8 (10.8)
BRCA2 w/ FH13 (17.6)
 Lynch Syndrome w/ FH2 (2.7)
ATM w/ FH1 (1.4)
Hemoglobin A1c
  > 5.7%19 (25.7)
  ≤ 5.7%55 (74.3)
Mean Follow Up Time in Years (SD)2.6 (SD 1.7)
  1. FH family history, SD standard deviation