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Table 2 Characteristics of patients with the ovarian Dmax greater or less than 400 cGy

From: Association between the location of transposed ovary and ovarian dose in patients with cervical cancer treated with postoperative pelvic radiotherapy

CharacteristicsDmax 400 cGy (n = 57)Dmax > 400 cGy (n = 87)P-value
Height, cm158.58 ± 5.72159.29 ± 4.470.407*
Weight, kg56.15 ± 10.6954.74 ± 9.820.638*
BMI22.06 ± 3.8521.57 ± 3.690.445*
Ovarian volume, cm312.45 ± 8.1214.40 ± 9.690.209*
Ovarian cyst, case (rate)11 (19.3%)18 (20.7%)0.839#
Side of transposed ovaries  0.083#
 Right side45 (78.9%)57 (65.5%) 
 Left side12 (21.1%)30 (34.5%) 
Radiotherapy methods  0.190#
 3D-CRT15 (26.3%)32 (36.8%) 
 IMRT42 (73.7%)55 (63.2%) 
Distance from iliac crest plane, cm1.08 ± 2.280.10 ± 2.060.008*
Transverse distance from PTV, cm4.03 ± 1.152.88 ± 1.010.000*
Longitudinal distance from PTV, cm−3.22 ± 2.41−3.89 ± 2.12.083*
  1. *Student’s t-test
  2. # χ2 test