Table 2

Comparison of patient characteristics between the discordant and nondiscordant groups

CharacteristicNondiscordantDiscordantTotalP
n%n%
Age
    < 60 y209263532244.17
    ≥ 60 y597747468671
Sex
    Female308384037348.76
    Male498626963567
Diagnosis
    RA/RARS/RCMD/RCMD-RS355441614371< .001*
    RAEB316394339359
    RAEB-T86114642132
    MDS-U3243335
    5q−1420014
    CMML20.2113
    AML10.1001
IPSS
    Low1612076168< .001*
    Intermediate-1291362826319
    Intermediate-2196242826224
    High102134037142
    Not applicable5676562
Cytogenetics
    Diploid343434441387.87
    −5/−7231293532266
    Other162202220184
    Insufficient metaphases7088778
WBC
    <10740929890838.47
    ≥ 10617111072
    Information not available51005
Platelet
    < 100488607972567.05*
    ≥ 100313393028343
    Information not available51005
Hemoglobin
    <10428537670504.004*
    ≥ 10373463330406
    Information not available51005
Marrow blasts
    0-4436541817454< .001*
    5-10162203229194
    11-20115142523140
     > 20648333097
    Not done/not applicable2941130
Transformation to AML
    Yes75910985.96
    No731919991830
  • * Statistically significant (P = .05).