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Table 1 Epidemiological characteristics and BMI in normal, advanced adenoma and CRC patients

From: Analysis of β-catenin association with obesity in African Americans with premalignant and malignant colorectal lesions

  Normal
N = 32
Advanced Adenoma
N = 74
CRC
N = 46
P value
Age, median (IQR) 63 (55–75) 61 (56–64) 68 (53–76) 0.004
Male, n (%) 15 (47) 24 (57%) 24 (48) 0.8
BMI (kg/m2), median (IQR) 26.1 (22.6–29.9) 29.5 (26.3–35.9) 29.3 (20.8–35.3) 0.3
Overweight, n (%) 15 (60) 32 (78) 20 (69) 0.3