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Table 3 Patient demographics of the validation cohort of 230 core biopsies

From: A five-gene reverse transcription-PCR assay for pre-operative classification of breast fibroepithelial lesions

Characteristics N Percentage (%)
Age   
Median 46 years  
Range 15–75 years  
Ethnicity   
Chinese 164 71.3
Malay 23 10.0
Indian 11 4.8
Others 32 13.9
Diagnosis   
Fibroadenoma 189 82.2
with subsequent surgical excisions 58 25.2
without subsequent surgical excisions 131 57
Phyllodes tumors 41 17.8
Benign 22 9.6
Borderline 16 6.9
Malignant 3 1.3