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Table 1 Baseline characteristics, symptoms, and CSE sites of the patientsa

From: Cesarean scar endometriosis: presentation of 198 cases and literature review

Characteristic n (%) Mean ± SD (range)
Age of the patients (years)   32.0 ± 4.0 (21–43)
Age at CS (years)   27.1 ± 3.5 (19–37)
Parity
 1 175 (88.4)  
 2 23 (11.6)  
No. of CSs
 1 186 (93.9)  
 2 12 (6.1)  
Latency period (months)   31.6 ± 23.9 (1–120)
Duration between symptoms and surgery (months)   28.3 ± 25.0 (1–180)
Symptoms
 Abdominal mass 195 (98.5)  
 Cyclic pain 172 (86.9)  
 Noncyclic pain 26 (13.1)  
 Dysmenorrhea 64 (32.3)  
Incision type
 Pfannenstiel 160 (80.8)  
 Vertical midline 38 (19.2)  
No. of endometriomas
 Single 187 (94.4)  
 Multiple 11 (5.6)  
Endometrioma location
 Pfannenstiel incision
  No. of endometriomas 171 (81.8)  
  Left corner 65 (38.0)  
  Middle 29 (17.0)  
  Right corner 77 (45.0)  
 Vertical midline incision
  No. of endometriomas 38 (18.2)  
  Upper corner 15 (39.5)  
  Middle 6 (15.8)  
  Lower corner 17 (44.7)  
  1. aValues are given as mean ± SD or as number (percentage)