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Table 2 Cancer and comorbid characteristics

From: Impact of comorbidities and treatment burden on general well-being among women’s cancer survivors

  N %
Cancer type
 Breast cancer 106 57.9
 Cervical cancer 9 4.9
 Ovarian cancer 12 6.5
 Endometrial cancer or cancer of the uterus 51 27.8
 Other 5 2.7
 Total 183 100
Number of cancer diagnoses
 1 168 92
  > 1 15 8
Treatment
 Surgery 62 33.8
 Surgery and radiation 43 23.4
 Surgery and chemotherapy 28 15.3
 Surgery, radiation, and chemotherapy 25 13.6
 Other 25 13.6
 Total 180 100
Pre-existing conditions
 High Blood Pressure 73 39.8
 Arthritis 72 39.3
 High cholesterol 69 37.7
 Depression 42 22.2
 Anxiety 34 18.5
 Diabetes 27 14.7
 Neuropathy 14 7.6
 Other pre-existing conditions with fewer than 10 participants (including asthma, hypothyroidism, and osteoporosis) 45 24.5
Number of pre-existing conditions
 0 46 25.1
 1 40 21.8
 2 31 16.9
 3 66 36
 Total 183 100