Table 2.

PCS and MCS scores in subgroups based on clinical characteristics

CharacteristicScoreScoreP
1. GenderMen (n = 61)Women (n = 91)
    PCS48.28 ± 10.0345.98 ± 12.100.22
    MCS52.10 ± 6.4950.27 ± 10.360.18
2. Pain medication intakeYes (11)No (141)
    PCS39.2 ± 10.647.5 ± 11.20.02
    MCS50.2 ± 12.451.1 ± 8.80.49
3. Previous hematuriaYes (37)No (115)
    PCS46.6 ± 11.647.0 ± 11.30.88
    MCS50.3 ± 8.851.2 ± 9.10.49
4. Previous urinary tract infectionYes (8)No (144)
    PCS52.0 ± 7.146.6 ± 11.50.15
    MCS48.0 ± 10.151.2 ± 9.00.35
5. Previous nephrolithiasisYes (24)No (128)
    PCS43.6 ± 12.647.5 ± 11.00.12
    MCS50.6 ± 7.551.1 ± 9.30.33
6. 4-6 combinedYes (50)No (102)
    PCS47.7 ± 10.646.5 ± 11.70.61
    MCS50.8 ± 8.351.1 ± 9.40.60
7. BP statusHBP (n = 123)NBP (n = 29)
    PCS46.16 ± 11.5750.04 ± 9.820.09
    MCS51.30 ± 8.6349.76 ± 10.660.79
8. Renal functionGFR < 80 ml/min/1.73 m2 (n = 100)GFR ≥ 80 ml/min/1.73 m2 (n = 52)
    PCS45.13 ± 9.6850.30 ± 9.680.01
    MCS51.58 ± 9.2549.90 ± 8.570.28
9. Renal volumeNormal (MRV<1000 ml) (n = 84)Enlarged (MRV > 1000 ml) (n = 40)
    PCS47.37 ± 12.0746.63 ± 10.680.74
    MCS50.29 ± 10.0252.26 ± 6.730.20
10. EducationLess than collegeCollege and above
(n = 33)(n = 117)
    PCS41.13 ± 13.2148.92 ± 9.79< 0.01
    MCS48.26 ± 10.3851.76 ± 8.560.05