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Table 1 General characteristics of the patients (n = 550)

From: Thyroid cancer among patients with thyroid nodules in Yemen: a three-year retrospective study in a tertiary center and a specialty clinic

VariableMean (SD)Median (IQR)N%
Age (years)38.5 (12.2)   
<  20  254.5
21–30  15027.3
31–40  18132.9
41–50  11220.4
51–60  6211.3
>  60  203.6
Sex
Male  498.9
Female  50191.1
Medications
No medications  48287.6
Thyroxine  478.5
Anti-thyroid medications  213.8
TSH (mIU/L) 1.3 (1.2)  
< 0.40  509.1
0.40–0.99  12021.8
1.00–1.79  20537.3
1.80–4.50  13825.1
>  4.50  376.7