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Table 3 Comparison of ureteral stent in situ-related symptoms between male and female subgroups

From: Rethinking of ureteral stent removal using an extraction string; what patients feel and what is patients' preference? : a randomized controlled study

Domains   String No string P-valuea
Urinary symptoms Overall 30.60 ± 8.54 28.20 ± 7.25 0.17
Male 33.14 ± 7.59 29.69 ± 6.79 0.08
Female 25.87 ± 8.43 26.26 ± 7.56 0.89
P-valueb 0.006 0.012
Pain Overall 21.02 ± 6.39 20.40 ± 5.38 0.62
Male 23.14 ± 6.08 21.58 ± 6.43 0.36
Female 22.27 ± 7.79 21.16 ± 5.51 0.63
P-valueb 0.69 0.82
General health Overall 15.12 ± 5.97 14.04 ± 5.09 0.37
Male 14.93 ± 4.98 13.50 ± 5.42 0.32
Female 15.47 ± 7.68 14.79 ± 4.64 0.75
P-valueb 0.78 0.41
Work performance Overall 14.41 ± 6.32 15.60 ± 7.04 0.41
Male 13.68 ± 6.24 14.50 ± 6.93 0.65
Female 15.80 ± 6.47 17.11 ± 7.12 0.58
P-valueb 0.30 0.22
  1. abetween string group and no string group, bbetween male and female