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Table 4 Univariate Analysis Evaluating Factors Associated with Pancreatic Abnormalities

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

Independent VariablePatients with Cysts or Solid Lesions
(n = 32; 43.2%)
Patients Without Cysts or Solid Lesions
(n = 42; 56.8%)
P value
Age ≥ 6028 (87.5)21 (50.0)<.01
Female Sex21 (65.6)24 (57.1).46
HbA1c > 5.7%13 (40.6)6 (14.3).01
BMI ≥ 2521 (65.6)26 (61.9).74
Current and Former Smokers17 (53.1)16 (38.1).20
FPC23 (71.9)28 (66.6).45
  1. HbA1c Hemoglobin A1c, BMI Body Mass Index, FPC Familial pancreatic cancer