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Table 5 15-Lox-2 Correlation with patient’s clinic pathological features

From: Up-regulation of 15-lipoxygenase enzymes and products in functional and non-functional pituitary adenomas

Parameter Groups Non-Functional pituitary adenoma (P value) Acromegaly (P value) Cushing (P value)
Age (Years) 20–40 40–60 60≤ 0.47 0.68 0.89 0.78 0.47 0.64
Gender Female Male 0.56 0.69 0.52
Tumor invasiveness Invasive Non- Invasive 0.8 0.09 0.75
Tumor size Micro-Adenoma Macro-adenoma 0 0.8 0.52