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Table 2 Trichomonas vaginalis seropositive status and diagnosis of aggressive prostate cancer

From: A prospective study of Trichomonas vaginalis and prostate cancer risk among African American men

Diagnosis of aggressive PCa
  Gleason < 7 Gleason ≥ 7 OR 95 % CI
n 74 101   
Mean (SD) 0.25 (0.10) 0.26 (0.10)   
Serostatus
 Negative 60 (81.1 %) 80 (79.2 %)   
 Positive 14 (18.9 %) 21 (20.8 %) 1.04 0.48–2.26
  Stage 0–1 Stage 2–4   
n 230 40   
Mean (SD) 0.25 (0.12) 0.26 (0.10)   
Serostatus
 Negative 179 (77.8 %) 30 (75.0 %)   
 Positive 51 (22.2 %) 10 (25.0 %) 1.23 0.55–2.74
  1. Stage and grade data were not provided by every tumor registry
  2. aAdjusted for age at diagnosis, race, and income